And the award goes to…

February 24, 2017

Its award season and for our acceptance speech, we’d like to thank our fabulous clients! So hold the music, we promise to keep this speech short and sweet. First, the studio was honored with Yelp’s “People Love Us on Yelp” award. As you may already know, this is a strictly review based award as businessesRead more

Farewell!

December 16, 2016

Hello Everyone, Ashley here. Administrative assistant and author of this blog for the past two years. Today is my last day at the Studio. I have been offered another job at a company with tremendous growth opportunity and therefore, I decided it was time for me to move on. I started working here in OctoberRead more

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November 25, 2016

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#FeatureFriday Fashion Trend Series #3

November 18, 2016

It’s time for the third edition of my Fashion Trend Series! This month features the style of actor Scott Speedman! As soon as you search Google Images for “Scott Speedman,” you are instantly met with a laid back, casual style. The second thing you realize is that it’s very likely his favorite color is blue. Somehow he alwaysRead more

#FeatureFriday An Intern Perspective

November 11, 2016

This week I spoke to our newest intern, Kara, who has now been here a little over two months. I wanted to find out how’s been doing in her Studio projects, what she has learned, and what she’s looking forward to learning more about in the garment design industry. Q: Describe some of the projectsRead more

#TuesdayTips Organizing Your Sewing Supplies

November 08, 2016

As a sewing Studio, we have HUGE amounts of sewing tools and fabrics that are used multiple times on a daily basis. Therefore, it is very important to keep things organized so that staff can easily obtain the items they need and new interns and contractors can learn where things are quickly. Sure, it tookRead more

#FeatureFriday Catching Up With Deneen!

October 28, 2016

Happy Friday! Today I’m introducing yet another new monthly blog series called “Catching Up With…” which will feature a former intern, stitcher, or employee of the Studio and what they have been up to in their fashion and/or costume design field since! We open this blog series today with a former intern, Deneen, who joined usRead more

#FeatureFriday: Dress it up (Series 2)

October 21, 2016

Today’s #FeatureFriday continues a new series from last month called, Dress It Up! Once a month, I will select a plain garment from the Costume Closet, put it on a mannequin, and have some of the staff select items within the Closet to accessorize it. There’s no limits – they can add any garment to theRead more

#TuesdayTips: All Your Custom Costume Questions Answered

October 18, 2016

With Halloween around the corner, I am getting e-mails and phone calls daily about custom costumes and I decided to turn it into a blog post for Tuesday Tips for everyone looking to have a costume made. I had Marilyn fill out a questionnaire answering the most common questions asked by clients. Here’s what sheRead more

#FeatureFriday Fashion Trends Part II

September 30, 2016

It’s time for the second edition of my Fashion Trend Series! This month features the style of Alicia Keys. As soon as you search Google Images for “Alicia Keys Fashion,” you are instantly met with bold, solid garments in nearly every outfit she wears – especially on the red carpet! Sometimes you’ll see her wearing aRead more