One of the American made products that I carry in my store are the Maruca purses. From coin purse to business bag, these versatile pieces are made in Boulder, Co. by local seamstresses. Styles change occasionally, but fabric designs and colors change with the seasons.
A unique design of wool blend knit fabric in a 4 way circle vest/cape. This garment is reversible as well as foldable into a cape for shoulder coverage.
Front of Tipi Coat, client supplied blanket, my focus was on the main pattern on the middle of the throw, jacket version, ultasuede trim and vintage buttons were used.
Tipi throw reformed into a shorter jacket
I create a wide variety of mittens in both pre shrunk blanket wool and berber/fleece fabrics. Mittens are made in small, medium and large sizes and are fully lined with a warm fleece or berber fabric.
The Russet with brown stripe wool throw from Faribault Mills is interpreted into a stylish v-back cape with a straight front and slightly turned back collar. Edging is hand crocheted using a fine wool matching yarn. One size fits most. Cape is lightweight but warm and can be closed with a brooch or pin.
The Cannon River Cape/poncho has been designed using the Cannon River all wool throw from Faribault Mills. It is a classic split front garment, is lightweight and one size fits most.
Shown is the Wisdom Coat , made using customer’s blanket that was made at the Faribault Woolen Mill Co. It is a knee length version, longer than the car coat, with a color blocking technique to show off the amazing pattern in the blanket. This custom coat is all wool, dry clean only, has a
Shown is the lightweight version of the split front v back cape/poncho made using an all wool throw from the Faribault Woolen Mill Co. I designed this garment to be worn with or without hood.
Art coat that was designed using clients hand dyed wool. Appliques of yarns and suede shapes were added and edging in ultrasuede.