Maple And Oak video tutorials: How to tie a Triangle Scarf

Maple And Oak video tutorials: How to tie a Triangle Scarf Well, well, well - here it is, my latest video. This time, I'm going to show you how to tie a triangle scarf. The...
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‘Live heavenly’ – Himmlisch Leben + Yoga Headbands

'Live heavenly' - Himmlisch Leben + Yoga Headbands Sometimes, you have to make an effort to stay in touch with old friends. Because you moved away and can't hang out with them all the time...
How I came to Canada

Why did you move here? Bi-national relationship advice – Patrycja’s story.

Why did you move here? Bi-national relationship advice – Patrycja’s story. It's been a while since I wrote an article under the bi-national relationship advice headline. But then I met the lovely Patrycja at one...
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Warm and cozy – how knitting and sewing work together

Warm and cozy - how knitting and sewing work together Stephanie of Barbarack Apparel and I met at a local girlgang meeting a couple of months ago when the weather was still spring-like. The idea...
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How to mix vintage patterns and modern fabrics

How to mix vintage patterns and modern fabrics Make vintage patterns modern again - here's how to create this cheerfully unique rockabilly look: For quite some time now, I've been a huge fan of Tula Pink's...

A Handemade Travel Guide: Sweet little towns in Southern Alberta

A Handemade Travel Guide: Sweet little towns in Southern Alberta "For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to recount it." Jean-Paul Sartre And that's why I'm going to recount the...

Happy customers of Maple And Oak Designs

Happy customers of Maple And Oak Designs I just love seeing our customers rocking their Maple And Oak creations. Like Sam @outdatedidealist and his groomsmen in their custom Beau Ties the day he married Emily @prufrockfolk ...

Belts and Ponchos

Belts and Ponchos Sometimes the right timing is everything. This March I launched my 'Walkstoff Collection', a collection of ponchos and capes from a traditional felted fabric that I brought back with me...

Vintage Candy + Headbands

Vintage Candy + Headbands Meet the lovely Dannah of Sweet - Canada's Sweet Shop! We first met at the Millarville Farmer's Market and then ran into each other a couple of times at...

What is Walkstoff?

What is Walkstoff? When I launched my 'Walkstoff' collection a couple of weeks ago, I got a lot of positive feedback. People just love my two poncho designs and are really intrigued by the fabric...