HARRY THE CAVALIER

This year, after a lot of thought, consideration, agonizing, Petfinder stalking, training book reading and general obsessing, I got a

JUST MAKE IT ALREADY! HOW TO BOOST YOUR SEWING CONFIDENCE 

I’ve been thinking about sewing and confidence for the past few months, and have written and re-written this post in

MAKE BOSS // DESIGNING PACKAGING, FASHION ILLUSTRATIONS & GOING TO PRINT

If you’re a design/colour/branding type A maniac, designing the packaging for a forever product that people will buy, use, and maybe

THE PATTERN THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

Hey y’all! This week I shared the “Pattern That Changed My Life” on one of my favourite blogs, While She

UNDERSTANDING DENIM FABRIC IN SEAMWORK MAGAZINE

Happy Canada Day to my fellow Canucks and Happy Hump Day to the rest of you! Just a quick post

MAKE BOSS: TIPS FOR TRANSITIONING TO FULL-TIME CREATIVE

Last year I quit my job to become a full-time sewing person. It was crazy, exhilarating and scary, and also

SOME THOUGHTS ON THE ECONOMICS OF BLOGGING

I‘ve been thinking a lot in the past year about blogging, about making money, about the value of our time,

WHAT MY BUSINESS HAS TAUGHT ME THIS YEAR

Hello friends. As the year winds itself down, I’ve been feeling unsurprisingly reflective. The last 12 months have rewired my

ON TAKING A LEAP

Last Thursday, I jumped out of a plane. It remains to be seen whether or not the parachute is going