Seamstress and stylist who founded the blog, Merrick's Art, known for her savvy shopping advice and DIY Friday tutorials. She's also been a featured style writer for Babble Style and SheKNows.com as well as contributor to Jo-Ann's sewing blog.
She started her blog in 2008 while still in college for her art degree.
She founded the online sewing guide, The Modern Girl's Guide to Sewing.
She's based in Southern California with her three boys and husband.
She is popular for her style advice similarly to fashion blogger Rachel Parcell.