Author: Hannah Swain

Sewcialists TNT month: my favorite skirt

Sewcialists TNT month: my favorite skirt

I volunteered to write a post for the Sewcialists TNT (tried and true) pattern month. Here's the result! Hi there, Sewcialists! My name is Hannah, and I live in Stockholm, Sweden. I’d like to talk to you about my favorite skirt pattern. When I saw the call go out for tried and true patterns, I … Continue reading Sewcialists TNT month: my favorite skirt

A day in the life of a Happiness Engineer, October 2017 edition

A day in the life of a Happiness Engineer, October 2017 edition

I'm a Happiness Engineer on the WooCommerce Orion team, and have been working at Automattic for 18 months now. I'm doing a six month 50% rotation on Happiness Hiring; the rotation is from June until the end of December. That means I still do 50% support on WooCommerce, then handle applications, interviewing, and working with trials during the other 50% of my time.

Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)

Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)

This sweater came into being the Sunday morning that I asked Fred, "If you would hypothetically like a sweater, what would you prefer?" I was at a stage where I enjoyed planning out projects, choosing the yarn, etc. Fred liked the sweater I had chosen and away I went! According to the Ravelry project page, … Continue reading Fred’s monochrome sweater (Jón 91149 by Hulda Hákonardóttir)