Category Archives: Personal

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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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

Posted in Business Development, Design Conception, DIY Fun Post, Learning Curve, Musings, One Step Closer, Personal, Progress, Sketches SW, Unrelated | 7 Comments

Bringing Back Amaranth Rose; And A Wedding

I went on and on here about how much I love the above swatch color, which I am dubbing Amaranth Rose (previously referred to as Amaranth Pink in the linked posts). Then, with heavy disappointment, I posted here about how … Continue reading

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Featured at Miniskirt Murder & Winning the Vida Giveaway

Valerie of Miniskirt Murder featured me on her amazing blog and I am eager to share it with you! Her bio on the blog’s About page sums up why I am so fond of this gal: “Recovering attorney. Fledgling businessperson. … Continue reading

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Swatch Selections Cont’d. & Donating My Hair to Locks of Love

This past week I submitted more color options to my manufacturer. While the above Ambitionist briefcase comes in a traditional solid black, I wanted a fun, colorful option as well. The decision came down between a nude pink versus a … Continue reading

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