Designer of the Week - Olivia Kate

This week get to know Cassie of Olivia Kate. She as two children; Olivia, 20 months and my stepson Eddie,16 years.

See Cassie's current eBay auctions: Olivia*Kate

JM: When did you get started sewing and creating?

CASSIE: Both grandmothers and mom taught me the basics and I self-taught myself as well.

JM: When did you start selling your designs on eBay?

CASSIE:Around 10 months ago, I sell on eBay and have a shop on etsy.com.

JM: Do you remember the first outfit you sold on eBay?

CASSIE: It was a 4th of July ruffle set that sold for somewhere around $25!

JM: How did come up with your name, Olivia Kate?

CASSIE:Olivia Kate is my daughter's full name. She's with me at every quilt shop, every rummage sale, every antique store and models for me, it's the least I could do!!! :)

JM: Do you belong to any boutique group?

CASSIE:I am currently not in a group.

JM: Do you have a favorite item to create?

CASSIE:I love creating clothing using vintage patterns and enjoy working vintage buttons, laces and linens into my designs.

JM: What other things do you enjoy besides sewing?

CASSIE: I enjoy nightly walks with my husband and Olivia, going to church, visiting my mom and dad whenever I can, chatting with my mother in law, frequenting the local antique shops, being outdoors, going to the beach.

JM: Anything else you would like to add?

CASSIE: I have to thank the Lord Jesus for all the many blessings in my life. I have to thank my husband Eddie for being so supportive and all of my family and friends that have encouraged me along the way, you're the best! Some of my customers have become such good friends, thank you so much!!!! And thank you Amy for the opportunity! :)

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Comments

Jen | Friday, September 7, 2007 1:04 AM | flag
Cassie, you know I have been a fan of your scrumptious designs for some time now. They are so sweet as you yourself are! Congrats on being the designer of the week Big Hugs, Jen of bella-bee*boutique

Some past Olivia Kate Designs

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