Tell us a little about yourself?
My name is Rebecca (Bec) and im the mother of two children, Alexander and Isabella. I am kept very busy with them but also wanted to do something from home to keep me creative so Baby Chilli modern cloth napies was born. This year I have started The Chilli Tree as well to delve into other creative items .
Other than sewing, what do you do?
Mother and I am also a Personal Assistant to a company that help look after people with mental disabilities, its very rewarding
Where do you get your inspiration?
I love fabric and so when in a fabric shop I envisage what I can make with all the beautiful fabrics. I also lay awake at night dreaming of new creations J
What does sewing, crafting and handmade mean to you?
My mum taught me how to sew and everyday we swap ideas and learn from each other. Its what fills up that little bit left of me.
Who is your favourite fabric or pattern designer?
I love Michael miller, Alexander Henry, Amy butler and Robert Kaufman.
Who has been your greatest influence?
My mum and still continues to be so. My mother in law is also a huge influence too.
Where would you like to be in five years?
I would love to quit my part time job and cloth as many baby bottoms in Baby Chillis and also keep all mothers clean with a Chilli Tree apron. I want to be known for something, to be the creator of something amazing, some one people strive to be and give others inspiration and dreams.
What handmade possession do you love most?
My mum gave me an advent calendar for Christmas, she worked really hard on it and I can't wait to hang it up next Christmas.