Please note: This pattern and instructions have been updated, and can be found on Etsy, Makerist and Kollabora*! *Due to size constraints, the pattern posted on Kollabora features only features the pattern. If you purchase the pattern on Kollabora, please download the sewing instructions here. The supplies you will need to create this masterpiece are: … More Unicorn Head Sewing Pattern and Instructions Preview
Previously: Part 1/Part 2/Part 3/Part 4 It’s funny, and telling, that I haven’t written updates on The Labour District Diaries since the store actually opened. We are hella busy. You guys, opening a storefront isn’t for the faint of heart. You will be spending all of your time in that store. You will have … More The Labour District Diaries: Five Months In
That’s right. Our store, The Labour District, will open its doors on Thursday May 1st at high noon. Located at 29 King st E, about a block east of Simcoe in Oshawa, The Labour District will be all shiny and new and raring to go! Want a sneak peek? Here are some poor quality phone … More The Labour District, Open May 1 2014!
As you already know, we are in the process of opening a retail store, The Labour District, in downtown Oshawa. It’s a lot of work, and we’ve barely just begun. I thought it’d be helpful to write down our experiences, partly for others who are interested in pursuing retail ownership, and partly so we can … More The Labour District Diaries: Part 1
Our retail store, The Labour District, will be up and running shortly, and we’re looking for a few local/Canadian artisans who want to sell their work on consignment in our space! The Labour District is going to be a sewing studio with retail space located in downtown Oshawa. Oshawa, for those of you who don’t … More Looking for Artisans!
Each of these pieces is one-of-a-kind, upcycled from vintage/thrifted fabric. Retail prices of blouses range from $69 – $74. Retail prices of dress range from $109 – $139.
I have been spending a lot of time experimenting with refashioned/upcycled denim. Like so: Aren’t they fun?