Hi!  I’m Lori.  Veterinarian, mom to a nearly 3 year old son, and wife of a dairy farmer in small town Ontario, Canada by day, and sewist since I was 12 years old by night and weekend.  I’m excited to be involved in the Sewcialists Tribute Month inspiration series.  When I think about who inspires me as a seamstress so many many amazing people come to mind it was hard to narrow things down.  But here goes!


photo credit Ooobop

Having read oopbop from the beginning, I am torn in choosing just one tribute project in Janene’s style.  Janene’s Self-Drafted Waxed Print Dress (top right) could work in the blue, green and pink floral and circle bark cloth from my stash (top left).  I don’t have quite enough fabric to guarantee her Zena Warrior Princess print placement, but I’ll give it my best effort. As a complete sucker for a halter dress, I could... [read more]