Below are some awards, events, and features I am proud of!
Winner: Waverize it Home decor sewing contest sponsored by Joann Stores
Grand Prize Winner Vintage Modern Design Contest sponsored by Indygo Junction Patterns
Winner Trick Your Pumpkin contest sponsored by Plaid.
Contestant on Season 5 Project Run& Play kids design contest.
Contestant, Sew You think you Can Sew Family Ever After
Interviewed about blogging in Homespun Australia, December, 2013
Sew News Magazine: Saolir Skirt August 2014
Apronology Magazine Winter 2012
Altered Couture Magazine Summer 2012
Romantic Homes Magazine July 2012
Guest Contributor:
Sew Set Sewing tutorial & patterns site
Mod Podge Rocks
Guest Posts:
Project Run & Play
Sew Much Ado : Flashback Friday
Elegance & Elephants: Knock Off Series
The Train To Crazy. Halloween Costumes Series
30 Days of Sundresses at Melly Sews
Family Ever After Summer Sewing
Featured Seamstress Colette Hazel Sew Along
Family Ever After Provence Apron
Conferences, Shows
Speaker Craftcation Conference 2012
Creator of A Vintage Luncheon Fashion Show, Life Centers of Ventura County 2011.
Blueprint Social Network
Martha’s Circle
Dandelion Upcycled menswear dress featured in Altered Couture magazine
August 2012
Check out my articles in the new online magazine Parisienne Farmgirl!
Scheduled speaker at the Craftcation Conference Ventura, California, March 2012 Chickens 101
Remeber Provence apron Featured at Family Ever After
Ikat maxi dress tutorial guest posted at Melly Sews
Colettee Hazel Featured at Rhinestones and Telephones.
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Pirate dress featured at Shwin& Shwin

40’s Coveralls featured at Blissful & Domestic
Created a Vintage inspired Fashion Show for The Life Centers Of Ventura County Benefit Luncheon September 2011 Fashion Show
Original design wedding gown created for Miss Maria Krestyn, April 2011
Costumes For Leading Ladies September 2010
Santa Paula Theatre, California
Grapes of Wrath Dress featured on Me Sew Crazy March 2012
The DIY Show Off
High Chair featured
Flamenco ruffle top tutorial on Craft Gossip
“Love” Upcycled T featured on Craft Gossip
Mod Podge letters tutorial on Craft Gossip
Burlap Ruffle Pillow qualified for top 10 on the Sew You Think You Can Sew contest at Mommy By Day, Crafter By Night.
Article about me on the  Fabulous After 40 Website about dressing vintage and without looking like an
old lady!