Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Meet the Designer: Adrianna from Crafterhours


Hi there! I'm Adrianna and I blog with Susan over at Crafterhours. We've been blogging for 4 years now and we each have three daughters. Like most of you, I got into sewing because I quit my J.O.B. when I had my first kid and in my sleep deprived and simultaneous bored and stressed out state I figured it was a good time to buy a sewing machine and start making garments for my hapless infant. Luckily for her it was a hobby that ended up sticking (unlike knitting. And grad school.) and I got better at it.   Now she and her sisters receive the fruits of my sewing machine which are hopefully starting to look more professional in the 6 years I've been doing this. One year ago, I opened my pattern shop, Hey June. It's been a great outlet for me because I love to sew, but I also really love the technical side of pattern drafting and digital drawing. And maybe it'll help me avoid getting another J.O.B. when my youngest goes to school! I enjoy sewing for myself but it happens very infrequently, so this competition was a perfect excuse. I prefer simple garments that work with my stay-at-home, carpooling, grocery shopping, toddler-chasing, stain-cleaning-upping, wall-writing-scrubbing-offing life. It's tempting to go full on runway when you're in a competition, but I'm excited to try and step outside my sewing comfort box while still staying true to myself and the life I'm in right now.


  1. Wahoo!! Glad to be on this roller-coaster ride with you!

  2. So nice to meet you Adrianna. Looking forward to seeing your creations.

    Hugs, Joy

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