Today we chat with Sarah from Sarah's in stitches
Sarah where are you from and where do you live?
I am born and bread in Hobart Tasmania
How did you come up with the name for your business?
I put a post out to my Facebook friends and it was decided by one of the suggestions my friend gave me
What are your passions and interests?
I love to sew making bags and wallets. Love fabric shopping and sewing
Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and your art or proH
I live in Lenah Valley Hobart with my husband of 5 years and work part time. My products are a range of ladies handbags and wallets along with zipper pouches, home decor items from cushions to coasters. I use leather, fur on cow hide leather, pleather along with a mix of colourful 100% cotton fabrics
How long have you been an Etsy seller?
Just over 18 months
What inspired you to begin creating? I started creating and sewing when I was pregnant with my first child 5 years ago. Friends and family then gave me the encouragement to start sell my creations and it's going strong ·
Can you give us a brief idea of your creative or curating process?
I create what appeals to me and what I like. I shop for fabrics that I like. It's bright and colourful and sometimes a little bit out there but that's what I love and it makes me happy when I'm creating things I love. ·
Where do you want to see your business in the future?
I would love to be able to reduce my hrs at work more to focus on my business ·
What do you like about being an Etsy seller?
It's nice to have another avenue to sell ·
Where do you work on your pieces? From my place of residence
Where can you be found?
We are local creatives who want to share the amazing creations of our Tasmanian Artisans with our local community.