Perth Community Struts Stuff For A Good Cause

Perth Community Struts Stuff For A Good Cause

Perth community struts stuff for a good cause. Local fashion designer Cheryl Straby hosts fashion show with meaning Melissa NovacaskaPerth CourierWednesday, October 20, 2021 Cheryl Straby, founder of Strévé Design, celebrated 34 years of business in the most fashionable way. By putting on a fashion show for Perth residents and guests at the Crystal Palace, […]

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 […]