Category Archives: Musings

The Evolution of a Handbag Design (And Its Death)

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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Progress Report: Dabbling

Above is a pic of blogger Joz and me. She’s trying to steal my bag. Anyway. The shortage of progress report posts lately is due to the lack of actual progress. Instead, I’ve been dabbling these days. Oh, lots of dabbling. … Continue reading

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Big Mistake Re: Purse Hook Polish Wipes & First Giveaway Winner

I am pissed as f*** over the purse hook polish wipe things I ordered, although what can I say, maybe it’s my own darn fault. You can’t tell from any photos I’d take of the wipes, but every wipe has … Continue reading

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Bloggers’ Giveaway: 2 TZ Purse Hooks

I know I’ve been inactive on this blog for the past few months, and I feel bad about that. So to segue me back into activity here on this design diary, I’m holding a bloggers’ giveaway, just a small one. I’m giving … Continue reading

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Silver Lining

It’s been a series of bad news from me on this blog, I know; I can be such a blogosphere downer sometimes. So here’s a fresh moment of cheer: Was greeted with that note on my Facebook Wall this morning. Both redacted names … Continue reading

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