Monthly Archives: May 2011

Progress Report: (More) Final Tweaks

Last week was intense. I keep feeling like I’ve bitten off more than I can chew. In any case, I’ve been working closely with our factory to finalize the confirmation samples. Confirmation samples are the final samples that a factory … Continue reading

Posted in Design Conception, Learning Curve, One Step Closer, Progress | 20 Comments

Do-It-Yourself Beaded Gemstone Statement Necklaces

Guess what I’ve been up to. As we wait for production of the Alpha Collection (if it feels like we’ve been “waiting” for a long while now, it’s because we have; it’s been a year…), I picked up a new … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Fun Post, Musings, Personal | 40 Comments

More math than anticipated in fashion design, boo-hoo on economics, and link to an 8A article.

In the last few weeks, work on TZ has consisted predominantly of punching away at the above machine. I have never liked that machine. As a kid I vowed I would avoid careers involving calculators. So I thought–woo!!–fashion, I’ll do … Continue reading

Posted in Business Development, Friends in the Trade, Learning Curve, Musings, One Step Closer, Personal, Progress, Promotional | 25 Comments