Big news in the world of sewing vloggers! Which is to say, not big news, but I am enthused. In December 2019, Sony Pictures released a new version of Little Women (Louisa May Alcott's novel about four sisters), directed by Greta Gerwig. In February 2020, at the 92nd Academy awards, the film won Best Costume Design for Jacqueline Durran's costumes.
Are you being a responsible human being, staying home and keeping to yourself? Are you doing your bit to protect your community by not breathing on them? Good for you! I'll bet you're binge-watching something, too. Allow me to recommend a YouTuber filled with brio and joie de vivre.
Her name is Micarah Tewers and she makes clothes. I suggest her for the following reasons:
In some ways, she is my working opposite. Where I over-engineer things, and can find ways to make any project more complicated, she uses hot-glue! It's fun to watch her work.
One thing to bear in mind is that even though the frantic pace of the videos seems fast, it takes a lot of editing. As of right now, she doesn't have a lot of videos uploaded, but I have high hopes that more will come.
Micarah Tewers brings zest, kindness, humor, and goodwill to her videos and her interactions with viewers and followers online. These good character traits are why I've filed this post under Phillipians 4:8.
If you are exhausted or stressed from reading/hearing/seeing COVID-19 stuff, don't click on this post. Do something life-giving instead. Take care of yourself and your mental health.
On February 29th, 2020, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams made an interesting Tweet:
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