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Category Archives: Fun Stories
MY RESCUE AND REPURPOSE CHALLENGE – CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!
This is a challenge I’m giving myself but the world, I feel, also has a part in it. There is so much stuff around – in my studio especially it sometimes feels! – and I’m issuing myself a ticket for … Continue reading
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Do You Know Where Your Underpants Come From?
More and more people are wanting to know where their food comes from – is it organic? They want to know where and how their clothes are made – are the factories ethical? Folks are sourcing many more goods and … Continue reading
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You, Me and YOC
It’s Pride Month here and what better time to write about what may be the most amazing thing I’ve ever been a part of! Over the last year I have been working with the store Your Open Closet, an all-inclusive … Continue reading
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Same building, bigger space! I’ve been working in Studio #14 for ten years and have loved the heck out of it but I’ve also outgrown it. An opportunity has come up to move into a bigger space in my beloved … Continue reading
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Artful Sundays Was a Neighbourhood Blast!
I carted my stuff up the hill from the Oona studio to the Britannia Community Causeway and set up the Oona tent for my first ever Artful Sunday this past weekend. It turned out to be an amazing day! I … Continue reading
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Someone gave us their t-shirts and told us to have fun when we turned them into underpants. So we did. http://www.oonaclothing.com/blog/2014/07/t-shirt-transformations-for-you-and-your-favourite/
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Our website has a new look! We’re so pleased to have revamped the site so we can share more photos and news with you as it happens. We’ve been working hard on new clothes and underpants this season and are … Continue reading
There’s a great little magazine called TLC * This Little City that is published 6 times a year and is free and available at select boutiques, book stores, cafes, spas, hair salons and hotels in Vancouver. It’s a great way … Continue reading
SPRING CLOTHES – YAAAAY!
The clothing collection for Spring 2009 has a neat story: Over the winter I spent quite a bit of time at my 88-year-old grandmother’s house. She was a seamstress for years and had a lot of fabric in her house, … Continue reading
So these two guys we know were driving up a mountain out here in BC to do some snowboarding and had the best conversation ever: The first guy starts by asking if the other has any of the Oona unders … Continue reading
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