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About Me

Hi! I’m Rebecca.

I’m a recent graduate of the textiles program at the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto, Canada. I have an obsession with – you guessed it! – textiles (my eyes even light up when I see the word).

It all began when I was 8 years old, with a light blue flounce skirt that my mom mostly sewed for me on her 1970s Singer machine (I did enough of the work to brag that I made it). Around that time I also learned to knit, and churned out innumerable dishcloths and funky-novelty-yarn scarves.

As I entered my adult years, my fabric and yarn tastes became somewhat more refined -ahem-, and I began to notice a decline in quality in ready-to-wear clothing. After growing frustrated with the textile waste being caused by near-disposable fast fashion, I dedicated myself to creating a handmade wardrobe – where control the quality and fit. My goal is to create a wardrobe worth cherishing.

I love vintage patterns and floral prints, but I use a lot of Indie patterns as well and am trying to get more solid basics into my wardrobe. I think I sew more dresses than I actually wear.

I live in Toronto with my literal breadwinning husband and our sourdough culture, Frankie (the closest we’ve come to a pet – hey, I’m working on it!). When I’m not sewing or knitting, I’m probably baking or gazing wistfully at fabric online.

Have questions? Drop me a line, and I’d love to say hi!

Rebecca