I had thought back to everything I made this past year, I must say I made a pretty well rounded selection. Many things I didn't even get photos of. A few things were given away. From jackets, swimwear, jeans, button downs, bags and knitwear... I got a lot in this year. Many firsts. Hong Kong… Continue reading 2020 Me Made Favorites
I recently have been diving into piecing and quilting. Really going down a rabbit hole about it. Its a bit relaxing in a different way than apparel sewing. Maybe its all the layers of material like a new blanket in your hands as you work. Bag pieces cut and basted for quilting. My latest quilted… Continue reading Quilted Shibori Dyed Knitting Bag
I bought this sparkly metallic shirt in hopes of turning it into a new puffy shouldered wrap top. Planning the fabric around the garment to make instead of vice versa always tapes into a little critical thinking, fussy cutting and quick improv. But it's not impossible. I think this method strengthens staying on your toes… Continue reading Metallic Wrap Top Refashion
A hand weaver and fibre spinner in the Midwest, hey! I’m Shannon. A self taught fibre and textile maker in a never ending pursuit of textile exploration. Having found sewing and fibre crafts as a kid, like many at the heel of my mom and grandma. Though still far from a perfect seamstress, I haven’t… Continue reading Hey!