Custom Made Clothing
Karen is a fiber artist and designer who seeks new and challenging experiences in the creation of clothing, both new and historical reproduction. Her background includes 30 years of custom tailoring of a wide variety of fabrics, including hand-woven textiles, antique laces and linens. She loves working with bridal parties designing and creating timeless and fashionable garments from antique and modern textiles. Karen also constructs one of a kind wearable art pieces in collaboration with other artists.
Custom T-shirt Memory Quilts
Transform well-loved t-shirts (and other fabrics) from sports, concerts, vacations and other special interests into a timeless quilt that is a lasting remembrance of good times, fun events and great achievements in a person’s life. Your identity and personality will be incorporated into each unique handmade quilt. I will teach you how to sew this yourself or I can custom sew your own designed kreation!
Private Lessons, Waldwick Home Studio
Take a class in the unique environment of Karen's home studio in Waldwick NJ. She offers private instruction for all ages, at all levels. Schedule a lesson day or evening at the studio, bring your own machine or use her professional equipment. Karen can show you the basics of sewing a curtain hem, or help you with the creation of a garment you've designed. Enjoy the relaxed, no-pressure atmosphere and learn to sew at your own pace. Please call to set up an appointment 201-689-1376 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional Education, Experience & Teaching