I started sewing using my Nana's old fashioned hand turn machine when I was about 8 years old. She had the greatest of patience and was a wonderful woman who taught me many creative hobbies. When I was about eleven my Mum bought me a Simplicity pattern for making Barbie clothes, although I had a Sindy doll at the time. I used the fabric scraps left over from the dresses that my Nana made me and my sister. By then my Nana had her first ... Read Full Bio »