Antoinette Van Speyk
Principal | Owner
Antoinette was born and raised in Cape Town South Africa. She studied at the University of Stellenbosch where she obtained an Honours Degree in Drama and Theatre Arts as well as a Post Graduate Diploma in teaching.
Her twenty plus year career in the Film and Television Industry gave her the opportunity to live and work in Africa, Europe, China, the USA and finally Canada where she settled with her family in 2000.
Sewing has always been a hobby and making things for the home became a passion as soon as she had her first apartment. Every item is sewn and fabricated by Antoinette personally or under her supervision.
Antoinette is a WFCP Specialist (Window Fashion Certified Professionals) and a member of WCAA National (USA), WCAA (New Jersey Chapter) and the National Upholstery Association (USA).