Yesterday I suddenly got a request for a little girl’s dress. I didn’t have the right size in my stash of finished items, so I decided to sew one quickly. It turned out pretty nice, don’t you think?
Sustainable, ethical fashion to me is producing clothing in a way that customers are aware of every step of the process. I intend to write about the complete cycle of making a garment, but first I wanted to show you where it is I actually do all the sewing. I live in a house in […]
It takes long hours and some serious determination to turn your hobby into a real business. You take something you’ve loved doing since childhood, add all the commercial business elements, and make a lot of changes to create a certain kind of professionalism in the overall look of things. Besides all this you have […]
Railo [rye-lo] is a Finnish word meaning a crevasse; crack or fissure on a glacier or snow field. Even though we hardly come across those man-eating big ones here in Finland, I see smaller railos every winter. Living in the Northern Ostrobothnia we get our share of snow and ice each year. Sadly, it […]