2016-11-08 | November Guild Meeting

November 08, 2016 - 6:30 p.m. ~ November 08, 2016 - 9:30 p.m.

First United Church
16 William Street West
Waterloo, Ontario

6:30 - 7:30 PM Knit & Chat

7:30 - 9:30 PM Meeting

Our speaker this month is Peggy Sue.
She is a textile designer from the U.S. who is trying to make a Canadian fashion house by only using Canadian fibers, milling and handwork to make her garments. By going to different farms across Ontario she is able to source her fiber and felt locally. She is also able to use Canadian weavers and knitters to get her garments made while paying them a for wage for there work.
Peggy Sue was raised in California and went to the Rhode Island school of design were she completed her BFA in apparel design. She currently resides in Toronto.