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Lingerie business: my production design process

I’m still rather overexcited about the launch of pre-orders for my first major factory-produced collection! Yesterday’s post tackled my reasons for moving away from sewing solely in-house and today I’ll be addressing the creative process behind my ‘Ara’ and ‘Carina’ collections’. 1,108 more words

Behind The Seams

April 1 + 1 + 1

I wasn’t very disciplined in March, flitting all over the place with crafting items, so for April I’m trying to get back on track to being focussed. 71 more words


Satin evening dress, satiini-iltapuku

The colour scheme of the previous post continues with this forest green satin that we found for a young lady’s evening dress. The black lace is sewn onto the bodice slightly asymmetrically and continues to cover the décolletée. 350 more words


ONE MKAL in progress

I put in print I was going to do two. I’m an idiot. Clearly I wouldn’t be able to do two at once. So here’s the one I am working on: … 55 more words


Boo Knits MKAL

I’ve been excited about the Boo Knits April Mystery Knitalong ‘Danse Macabre’ for as long as I’ve known about it. I persuaded my friend Salpal… 315 more words


Blonde Lace

Blonde Lace was developed during the first half of the 18th century, in France. It is characterized by the combination of very thin silk threads used for the ground and then groups of these threads used as a single weaver pair in the cloth-stitched areas. 210 more words