Category Archives: Sketches SW

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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Zipper Head Selections, Delays, & What I Do For Leisure

Yikes, it’s been over a month since I updated this blog. Well we finally received the confirmation samples only to discover new egregious issues, and so once again production is being delayed. This time, it’s the zipper heads, among other … Continue reading

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Taryn Zhang Supports the Compassion Fashion Project

Meredith Corning, founder of The Compassion Fashion Project, is amazing. Based out of Arkansas, the Compassion Fashion Project works with shelters across the country to supply survivors of domestic violence with clothes, personal care products, and even professional attire and accessories to help these women … Continue reading

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New Swatches & Microeconomics

We cannot use the swatches we picked before and on top of having to pick new swatches, I cannot select more than five. Production costs will spike if I order more than five colors. The colors cannot simply be five randomly … Continue reading

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Progress Report: Glacier’s Pace

Well, glacier’s pace per the original idiom, not today’s glacier paces thanks to climate change. (Word has it our world’s glaciers are melting at an accelerated pace and that does not bode well for us. Anyway.) It’s been slow and … Continue reading

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