Gillian Whitcombe {Podcast Episode #139}

Today’s podcast guest is Gillian Whitcombe of Crafting a Rainbow and the Sewcialists. Living in Canada, Gillian is a teacher, sewist, wife and community builder. She learned to sew at an early age and started her blog, Crafting a Rainbow, in 2011. After serving as an editor for the Curvy Sewing Collective, Gillian revitalized the Sewcialists website with collaboration from …

Ashley Nell Tipton {Podcast Episode # 106}

As the winner of Project Runway, Season 14, Ashley Nell Tipton has elevated the conversation about plus sized fashion, purple hair and being true to yourself. Throughout the season, Ashley continuously pushed herself while battling self doubt and anxiety. Growing up as a “fat kid” struggling with dyslexia, Ashley learned to sew from her grandmother. After working at Torrid (a …