Monthly Archives: October 2009

Taryn Zhang’s Chinese Name: 妲婨

I spent a lot of time these past few weeks agonizing over the conception of Taryn Zhang International’s Chinese name. Finally, I’m using the name my mother came up with: 妲婨國際公司. The brand will be known as 妲婨 (pronounced: dá … Continue reading

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The Mathematics of Design

I have never been good at math, and that is putting it mildly. I actively sought out paths that would take me as far from math as possible. It worked, for a while, but now boom. Here it is. Math. … Continue reading

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The Not-Associate

Please note that the following handbags represent first prototypes and serious blunders. This blog documents our trials and errors and tracks our progress from inexperienced start-up to launching the Taryn Zhang brand. Please bear that in mind as you look … Continue reading

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Work-in-Progress: The Associate, continued.

Please note that the following handbags represent first prototypes and serious blunders. This blog documents our trials and errors and tracks our progress from inexperienced start-up to launching the Taryn Zhang brand. Please bear that in mind as you look … Continue reading

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Work-In-Progress: The Associate

Please note that the following handbags represent first prototypes and serious blunders. This blog documents our trials and errors and tracks our progress from inexperienced start-up to launching the Taryn Zhang brand. Please bear that in mind as you look … Continue reading

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