My Mother’s Gift

My mom made the most adorable clothes for my sister and I when we were very young. She filled our home and our lives with creativity. I remember as a little girl trips to the fabric store were a feast for the imagination. I would look at pattern books and dream about wearing long gowns…

My Skirt Story

I’ve had a love/hate relationship with clothes shopping for as long as I can remember. Most of the time I was secretly traumatized and itching to be anywhere but near a department store. While also drooling over the colors and fabrics and wanting to dress so the outside looked more like who I knew I…