I was not as fortunate as many of those who learned to sew in grade school or high school. Actually, I did not think of sewing as a teen. My mother was an excellent seamstress so I did learn to cut off pants and hem them and things like that. In my early 20's I obtained a job in an office where I was required to wear suits (pants-dresses) and dresses. Between my mom, a neighbor and a friend I learned how to sew pants, skirts, blouses, ... Read Full Bio »