Work it

A few years ago I had just moved back from New York and was trying to make it work to blog and sell thing I made without having a ‘real’ job. It was a lot of fun, but it just really didn’t work. I wasn’t making enough money. The time involved in making my own patterns, sewing the muslin mock-up, sewing the final garment, taking photos, posting the photos to Etsy, writing a blog post to get people to look at Etsy, all meant I was working 14 hours a day and had no time for anything else. Sigh. This stuff is lot of work.

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