up to date

my bicycle has been sitting next to the pattern rack for most of the past couple rainy weeks. it’s been a very busy couple months, filled with lots of new projects and new energy. I’ve been making the amazing wool jackets again, in limited quanties (the above two examples have semi-felted organic merino wool as…

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regarding men’s clothing. a question.

I’m planning to rebuild my men’s line of clothing, increasing the options and color choices, and carrying a selection in store as well as online. right now the men’s choices are minimal, and I need to make some new photos. Considering the relatively small selection of styles for men I offer, I get a fair…

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clean clothes

So, here’s the deal-  sometimes I label garments as “dry clean only”  — but on a personal basis, I don’t do it. I do a gentle version of spot cleaning and hand-washing. There are care label rules restricting how garments can be labeled in the US. Dry cleaning means cleaning clothes using solvents (read, chemicals)…

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choosing food

during the most recent raw food dinner on Whidbey, I was intrigued by a guest describing his own long-term raw foodism, which he eventually gave up in favor of a diet modeled after the research of Weston Price. Briefly, Price researched and documented native or indigenous diets around the world, and compared the dental health…

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