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Sarah Norwood (Ohhh Lulu)
Works at Ohhh Lulu
Attended George Brown College
Lives in Orillia, Ontario
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Kollabora + Long Weekend
I recently joined Kollabora ... it has been on my "to do" list forever, but I am so glad I finally got around to it! It is an amazing, inspiring site. I've spent so much time already browsing through people's makes and getting ideas for my own wardrobe... I...
I recently joined Kollabora... it has been on my "to do" list forever, but I am so glad I finally got around to it! It is an amazing, inspiring site. I've spent so much time already browsing through people's makes and getting...
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Honeymoon
Dan and I have been married for a few years now... Our wedding was a lot of fun, but if I could have a second one (with Dan of course), there are lots of things I'd do differently (or remember to do, period). Surprisingly,  I seemed to neglect to make mysel...
Dan and I have been married for a few years now... Our wedding was a lot of fun, but if I could have a second one (with Dan of course), there are lots of things I'd do differently (or remember to do, period). Surprisingly,  I...
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Free Pattern for July!
I've got thick thighs. They're muscular from carrying around lazy pugs, hauling babies up stairs, and... a they're little chubby due to my love of ice cream and chocolate and poutine.  When I was younger, I used to be very thin, but age has but a few extra ...
I've got thick thighs. They're muscular from carrying around lazy pugs, hauling babies up stairs, and... a they're little chubby due to my love of ice cream and chocolate and poutine.  When I was younger, I used to be very th...
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Ohhh Lulu Pattern Hack: Advanced Techniques for the Emma Romper
Hey guys! I finally released m y romper pattern ... I LOVE this pattern. It's so versatile and comfy. In my instructions for the Emma Romper , I give the basic assembly method...  I thought it might be fun to show you how you can take this pattern to the ne...
Hey guys! I finally released my romper pattern... I LOVE this pattern. It's so versatile and comfy. In my instructions for the Emma Romper, I give the basic assembly method...  I thought it might be fun to show you how you...
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Sarah & Ava Retro Swimsuit Tutorial Part 1
We had frost here last night... BUT! I'm not going to let that get me down!  Last weekend I made this swimsuit. I was inspired by Alexia (from Whimsy Tails  ) who made an amazing 2-piece version of my Abigail Swimsuit . You can see it on her Instagram.  I r...
We had frost here last night... BUT! I'm not going to let that get me down!  Last weekend I made this swimsuit. I was inspired by Alexia (from Whimsy Tails ) who made an amazing 2-piece version of my Abigail Swimsuit. You ...
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So much to do, so little time to blog..
Every day I get up and think "I should blog today." Then life happens and I realize that a month has gone by since I even looked at my blog! Things are good though. Busy but good. Isabel is all settled in with her new babysitter who she sees three days a we...
Every day I get up and think "I should blog today." Then life happens and I realize that a month has gone by since I even looked at my blog! Things are good though. Busy but good. Isabel is all settled in with her new baby...
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Lingerie Anatomy
One of the tricky parts of lingerie making is sourcing all of the supplies! Still to this day, I order my supplies from all over the world... shipping can get expensive and sourcing everything is time consuming (this is just one of the reasons why handmade ...
One of the tricky parts of lingerie making is sourcing all of the supplies! Still to this day, I order my supplies from all over the world... shipping can get expensive and sourcing everything is time consuming (this is just ...
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Around the house...
When we purchased our home, not a whole lot had been done to it in the last 20 or so years... We got it for a good price but it needed a lot of updating. We've been here for a few years now and have changed all of the exterior doors, insulated the basement,...
When we purchased our home, not a whole lot had been done to it in the last 20 or so years... We got it for a good price but it needed a lot of updating. We've been here for a few years now and have changed all of the exterio...
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New Pattern Collection
I started working on these patterns right after I had Isabel. At first, things were easy... Izzy slept so  much. Then she discovered the world and decided she never wanted to sleep again... But, with a whole lot of trial and error, lots and lots of patience...
I started working on these patterns right after I had Isabel. At first, things were easy... Izzy slept so much. Then she discovered the world and decided she never wanted to sleep again... But, with a whole lot of trial and e...
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Sarah & Ava Retro Swimsuit Tutorial Part 2
It's time for Part Two of my Retro Bikini Tutorial. I've done a tutorial on how to sew the Ava Panties as Bikini Bottoms before . I did this version just a little differently. I wanted to add a contrasting band around the waist and omit the elastic around t...
It's time for Part Two of my Retro Bikini Tutorial. I've done a tutorial on how to sew the Ava Panties as Bikini Bottoms before. I did this version just a little differently. I wanted to add a contrasting band around the wais...
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My current favourite baby sewing pattern
Before I had Isabel, I looked high and low for a cotton bubble romper sewing pattern. I found one from one of the Big Pattern Manufacturers but it had a zipper down the back. I hate sewing zippers! The other day, I came across the perfect pattern from Puper...
Before I had Isabel, I looked high and low for a cotton bubble romper sewing pattern. I found one from one of the Big Pattern Manufacturers but it had a zipper down the back. I hate sewing zippers! The other day, I came acros...
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Sample Sale Time!
My sample bags overfloweth . I make a lot of stuff over the year... when I'm desigining for a new collection I get so many ideas, and not all of them make it into my collection. I've added quite a few one of a kind items to this year's sample sale! I also h...
My sample bags overfloweth. I make a lot of stuff over the year... when I'm desigining for a new collection I get so many ideas, and not all of them make it into my collection. I've added quite a few one of a kind items to...
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Have her in circles
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Kitty Lingerista's profile photo
DrGrab USA's profile photo
Fleur Hoare's profile photo
David Jerry's profile photo
Ineke B's profile photo
Mark Goode's profile photo
Joseph Anderson's profile photo
EmCSpiteri1's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Designer
Skills
Fashion Design, Sewing, Pattern Making, Lingerie,
Employment
  • Ohhh Lulu
    Designer, 2010 - present
  • National Drapery
    Showroom Assistant, 2008 - 2010
  • H&M
    Sales Associate, 2007 - 2008
  • Rose E. Dee
    Studio Assistant, 2006 - 2007
  • Fabricland
    Sales Associate, 2003 - 2006
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Currently
Orillia, Ontario
Previously
Peterborough, Ontario - Toronto, Ontario
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Owner & Designer behind Ohhh Lulu Lingerie & Apparel
Education
  • George Brown College
    Fashion Techniques & Design
  • Trent University
    Bachelor of Arts
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Gender
Female