San Jose, CA

Fell in love with sewing in home economics class when I was 12. None of us had sewn before and yet our first project was a sleeveless dress with a back zipper and the option of a simple sheath or culottes. I chose the culottes version and proudly wore my homemade creation to school. I was hooked then. That was 1967 at Suncrest Junior High in Morgantown, West Virginia. Good luck finding a home economics class today. And if you do, you'll be ... Read Full Bio »