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Star Stoned

I was recently asked to loan garments for a photoshoot that would be taken on the last of the dry fall weather in Portland.  Shot at the magic hour by the talented Christine Shields and styled by Kate Rutter and Jill Mason. With models Meredith Adelaide and Maddie Witte. Featuring

Autumn Bliss

It has been awhile since I last posted.  I have been working on my new collection and new textile designs lately, plus my garage at home needed a new roof and being the do it yourself type my husband and I plus family, took on that project.  Just in time

Natures Oven

It seems that every year about this time heat waves across the country.  Most people run inside and hide in an air-conditioned room or go to the beach and soak the sun for its vital vitamin D.  I take this time each year to compost as much as I can

Inspiration

I have been working through many ideas over the past few years but have never tapped literally into the concepts and visual stimulus of things I directly participate in my life.  I don’t know why I keep things separate but for some reason I have.  I decided to let my

Summer Solstice

The wheel keeps on turning.  Today marks the official first day of summer here in the Northwest; Well at least this evening about 10pm. I hope you are getting a chance to enjoy this transition where ever you may be! I found this on the street when I arrived home

Trade show

R.A.W. Textiles is pleased to announce that we will be showing in the Green Room with Designers and Agents this June 11-13 in L.A.  We were kindly gifted this space and are thrilled to be part of the show.  If you are in the L.A. area please stop by and

Mercury Fashion Show

The fashion issue just came out to preview some of the designers that will be showing. Photos to follow……………

Shibori Scarf

I have been getting things started for my 2013 collection and there will be some minor changes coming up.  One change is that I am investing in large dye vats so we can produce yardage in quantities.  This excites me very much and will shift the focus from just lingerie

Trunk Show

The invitation has been made for the upcoming trunk show that will be on May 3, and you are invited! There will be three other designers showing their beautiful work.  Check out Eden’s blog for more info on each designer.  There is also a sweet interview with me about the

Fashion shows, photos shoots and new ideas

Well this year has been moving fast.  I am working on several things at once and feeling back in my groove.  The weather here in Portland is wet and warmer with a few beautiful dry warm days that tease one into thinking it might last for more than a blink