What are you learning during this pandemic?

What are you learning during this pandemic?

What are you learning during this pandemic? What are you learning during this pandemic? From my business perspective and as a fashion designer I always thought I wanted to learn and be part that larger industry when I was just starting out.  That was over 45 years...
My work from home studio

My work from home studio

My work from home studio My work from home studio is a bedroom converted into a work space.  Nothing fancy, just my tools to complete smaller projects.  Some of you have asked for behind the scenes photos so I decided to honor your requests.  As you can see from the...
Giving back by Sewing DIY Masks

Giving back by Sewing DIY Masks

I have been thinking of my best way of giving back during this pandemic 2020 crisis .  I’ve been busy experimenting with different ways of designing what I think would be a perfect mask, one that is NOT medically protective, yet still somewhat protective. Because I...
Using Fabric as an Inspiration for a One-of-a-Kind Garment

Using Fabric as an Inspiration for a One-of-a-Kind Garment

Oftentimes clients will bring me their own fabric to use, which can be the inspiration point for creating a unique, custom design.  This process has several different ways of being approached. The simpler way is to show the client what my current collection of design...
A Custom Bridesmaid Ensemble for Erin

A Custom Bridesmaid Ensemble for Erin

Today I’d love to have you all meet Erin and her twin sister Megan as they toast Megan’s upcoming wedding! Photo credit: Erin Lassahn Photography The wedding was this summer and I had the pleasure of dressing them and their mom for the festivities. Today I will...
Dare to Be Different: Find Your Unique Style

Dare to Be Different: Find Your Unique Style

Special occasions like galas, milestone birthday parties, and weddings all call for a truly unique ensemble that no one else will be wearing. And when you find some creative pieces that allow you to mix-and-match to create distinctly different looks each time, it...