Mera Award Of Excellence Runner Up

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I was very happy to participate in this competition and thrilled to named as a runner up! From The Humm:MERA (McDonalds Corners & Elphin Recreation & Arts) is delighted to announce that Fred Fowler is the recipient of the 2021 MERA Award for Excellence in the Fine Arts and Fine Crafts, with runners up Catherine […]

A Customer’s Inherited Fur Coat Gets Turned Into A Cape

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Yesterday’s Snow Day turned into a Fun Day! I was able to finish a custom order. The customer wanted her inherited fur coat turned into a cape. She already owns one of my suede capes and wanted me to recreate that feeling and look in fur! To create the silhouette and keep the drape soft, […]

RED is the colour of PASSION

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You can never have enough! I have noticed lately that I seem to be posting photos with the colour RED. I love red and this is the one colour that will never go out of style! An instant pop of colour to your wardrobe and a definite mood changer. I just finished working on this […]

Sustainable Fashion: A Reworking Of A Luxury Item


Linda looks cozy and warm as she welcomes guests to the @perthmanor in her remodelled fur coat! 💕This coat sat in Linda’s closet for many years after she inherited it from an aunt who lived life to its fullest! 💕During the remodelling process I cut off 7” from the original length of the coat to […]

Cozy and Warm in a Spanish Shearling Coat

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I am feeling cozy and warm in a Shearling Coat that I just completed.🌺Stewart Park is the perfect backdrop.🌺The coat is made of Spanish Merino Lamb Shearling in a Black Leather Nappa finish. The shawl collar converts into a hood when the top button is done up. This luxurious collar remains one of my favourites.🌺These […]