Trisha Stauch's Profile
I used to sew for my children to save on the cost of clothing. They were small children long before consignment and resale shops ever came into play. They are all grown and on their own now, but I still have the passion that started long before they were born. I remember "helping" my grandmother cut and stitch for hours. In fact she would even darn socks, can you imagine doing that now? She was a wife and mother during the depression so she repaired and reused anything she could. "Never throw out in a teaspoon what you wouldn't throw out in a bucket" was her motto. She found uses for items that we laughed at then, looking back now she would have prospered on Etsy with her unique creations.
When my beloved grandmother passed away and we had the task of packing up her many years of worldly posessions, I found all of her old mail order sewing patterns. Those were the items I chose to keep in her memory. Several years later and long…
- Born on July 9
- Joined January 28, 2011