I had a lot of success over the weekend setting up for my big product shoot. I’ve never been the best at lighting techniques or photography so I called on my best friend and fellow Emily Carr grad to give me some tips. I used three lights, two set up at 45 degree angles to … Read more
By the end of next month I will be moving into a new phase of my business, and that means a blog face lift! I will be moving to a new blog address and changing my name shortly, but will be sure to post links to safely transport you to my new home. Woot!
Last week Goorin Brothers began their annual red feather food bank drive; “During the Great Depression of the 1930′s, people relied on non-profit organizations such as the Red Cross and Salvation Army for clothing and food that they could not provide for themselves. When you donated to non-profits at that time, they would give you … Read more
Sitting inside in the warmth on a rainy day in Vancouver with my hands around a hot cup of coffee. The house I’m in is filled with treasures, the kind that could inspire the least creative person into cobbling together some variation of beautiful vignette. Singer sewing machine with muted 60′s flower patterns on … Read more
Happy Belated Turkey day! Over the long weekend I was holed away in my house trying to find a suitable project to keep me occupied. Sifting through my big box of patterns, I found one I hadn’t even opened for a 1950′s style dress in three different styles. I thought “What the heck”, got out … Read more
Freshly graduated I went off to fashion capital Paris for two weeks in June, then two weeks after that in Berlin. Now I’m finally home and ready to sink down into a heap of fabric and start churning out some pretty objects : ) More frequent posting can be expected and are long … Read more
Had a marvelous weekend touring around Victoria with my grandparents. I also was treated to a second celebration of my birthday with friends that went brilliantly asside from my bursting into tears in the middle of the dance floor over an Edward Sharpe techno mashup. Who in they’re right mind remixes an indie love song … Read more
Interesting little tid bit, I just found out Chuck Norris’s birthday was yesterday…and MINE IS TODAY! EEeeep! I’m sweet twenty-two. Awfully young when one considers but I feel much older. When I was a kid I used to wake up on the morning of my birthday an feel this overwhelming change. I thought something magical … Read more