Category Archives: DIY Fun Post

Nutshell Summary of Submitting Design Briefs

:: deep, long, drawn-out sigh :: We have parted ways with our Hong Kong / China manufacturer. I’m.. hm, okay, how do we put this nicely in a PC way.. well, personally, I’m done with China. I’ll summarize my main … Continue reading

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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

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Do-It-Yourself Evening Bag

Next weekend Hubby and I are going to Vegas, and I need an evening bag to match some of the Vegas-y outfits I plan to wear. I could have purchased a similar bag at the neighborhood mall, and for less than 30 bucks, … 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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