Monthly Archives: November 2009

Progress Report: Swatches

I’m going through reams of color/fabric swatches right now for the exterior and interior lining of the handbags. The time spent so far on swatches has been longer than anticipated, but I hope it will pay off in the end. … Continue reading

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What designers do when they get the flu

I endured a debilitating case of the flu this Thanksgiving holiday. I had all this work itemized on my to-do list and I got to less than half of it. Hubby kept insisting that I stay in bed. “Lay there … Continue reading

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doodling the alpha collection

Doodling a few of the purses from the tentative Alpha Collection: I should probably splurge on a few sketchpads. Instead, I draw in composition notebooks. =) These five handbags (six actually, since the Overachiever is a tote and clutch duo) … Continue reading

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