Have you entered the Play at Home giveaway from round two yet? Riley Blake Designs is giving two people a chance to win some amazing fabrics, trims and buttons. You know you want it!
I am excited to introduce you to Stephanie from The Silly Pearl today! Go ahead and read on to learn more about her!
#1 What is your favorite kind of project? -also- What is your favorite project you have ever completed?
Such a tough question for me…I love all kinds of crafts! My first love is sewing, but I also love upcycling projects. My current favorite is my Spring Sunburst Wreath.
http://www.sillypearl.com/2013/03/craft-tutorial-spring-sunburst-mirror.html (note: I know it says “mirror” in the url but it’s actually a wreath! Though you could make a mirror out of it!).
I’d go to London, where I was born but we left when I was 2 months old and I’ve never returned!
#3 If you had one day to do anything you wanted to do, what would it be?
Visit every thrift store in the area (and rent a truck!).
#4 When you were younger, what did you think you would be when you grew up, and did it happen?
I have a degree in Epidemiology. Does anyone ever say “I want to be an Epidemiologist when I grow up”? But I did also want to be a Mama, and that childhood dream did come true!
#5 Favorite medium? (paint, sewing, power tools,etc..)
Fabric and paint
#6 Why did you start your blog? How long ago did you start it?
I started to blog at first just to record the fun as well as the challenges of having twins (I have 6 year old twin girls), so I started a personal blog in 2008. I posted a few craft tutorials on it in 2010 and got a good response to them. So I started a separate craft blog, The Silly Pearl, in 2011.
#7 Tell me your favorite joke.
My girls’ favorite joke right now: How do elephants fly? In an ELECOPTER!