What Does Slow Fashion Mean To Me?

There's a lot of talk about Slow Fashion right now but I think it can be difficult to figure out exactly what that means to each of us.  I think it is about a lot more than just fashion, but fashion is one entry point into a way of thinking more about how we consume... Continue Reading →

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Make Your Own Detachable Collars

You've been asking for it and now you can get all 4 of my collar designs in one pattern. The Standard Point, Super Pointy, Curved and Double Curved Collars with 1" stand are all included in this one sewing pattern. You can make these collars from almost any fabric. I love making one up from... Continue Reading →

Scott Tracy x Hello Kitty

This week I got a request for the most unusual sewing job I've ever had. Based on a tattoo his girlfriend has, a client needed a Scott Tracy outfit made for a Hello Kitty doll. Scott Tracy is a fictional character from the TV series Thunderbirds, which I had never heard of but was happy to take... Continue Reading →

Skube = Skirt + Tube

What is a skube? It's a skirt plus a tube! Skube.me, owned and designed by Monica Kohler, makes fun, easy to wear tube skirts. The idea behind the skube is versatility; fashion that transitions easily from workout to work day. The skube fits right in poolside just as well as a business casual setting. Over... Continue Reading →

Scarf Prints

I've been very interested in designing prints this year. I've been thinking so much about my concepts and inspirations that it just seemed like a natural progression to develop prints based on what I'm collecting and looking at. I started collecting porcelain animals for no reason other than that I just loved looking at them.... Continue Reading →

Heather’s (Bag)

I'm really excited about the first product my daughter and I created together. She needed a way to carry her Pennyboard skateboard (named Heather) and we couldn't find anything online that would work so we decided to make it ourselves. She designed it and picked out the fabrics; I made the pattern and started sewing... Continue Reading →

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