About Rebecca George

Rebecca George

Rebecca George is a craft and sewing writer as well as the owner of Chicago-based accessories line Purple and Lime. Originally a Cincinnati native, she studied Art History and Geology at the University of Michigan. From there, Rebecca earned another degree in Fashion Design and Marketing from AIU in London, England. While living in the UK, several pieces from her graduation collection were featured in the fashion magazine i-D. She also participated in the first-ever Cincinnati Fashion Week in 2010.

A few years after moving to Chicago, she started her own fashion business. Originally focusing on womenswear, Rebecca now primarily creates acrylic jewelry and holiday ornaments. In addition, since 2013, she has been a contributor to many of Prime Publishing’s sites, including AllFreeSewing and FaveCrafts. In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys gardening and volunteering in her community.

Articles by Rebecca George

Fit Fabrics

Fit Fabrics

One of the biggest fashion trends of the past few years is “athleisure.” This refers to the mixing of athletic wear into everyday comfortable clothing that is still stylish. Athleisure ... Read More