Three years after teaching myself to sew and learning the process of designing clothes, and I am now ready for the next step : launching my own designer brand business! I have spent the past four months developing prototypes for two garment lines, which I will be launching in the spring of 2011 as my first collection in production, and I am now in the process of working out the steps and the focus of the business that will market these products! I have a very savvy businesswoman friend who is coaching me through the steps… I am so, so excited, as my new career as a designer enters a whole new stage! And if it weren’t for BurdaStyle and the BurdaStyle community, I wouldn’t even be here! I’ll let you all know how this progresses as I move along.
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@zora-I recall the Burdafashion site allowed the language selection tool on the site to…
When sewing silk I always do french seems and use a very very sharp, fine needle. Hope…
Try Petite Plus patterns. Their pants are fantastic.
I trace my patterns off onto Vilene and use those. I can then baste them together and…
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Member Project of the Week
Kick off party dress season with this cute greenery covered dress.
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Sewing & Techniques
See how Meg made this edgy dress using the Janome Artistic Edge Digital Cutter!
No need to go outside… spend the morning in dolled up in this collection of vintage style pajamas.
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