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#FeatureFriday: Dress it up (Series 2)...

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 Qu...

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...

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

#FeatureFriday: Dress it up – Seri...

Today’s #FeatureFriday focus is a new series 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 the piece andRead more

#FeatureFriday: Build Your Own Audrey Wa...

In celebration of what would have been Audrey’s 87th birthday this past Wednesday, I looked through photos of some of her outfits and compared them with garments on Vogue Patterns. This is a perfect reference for any garment maker, or for someone who has interest in having custom clothing made. Our Studio can create custom garmentsRead more

#FeatureFriday Prom Trends of 2016

If you’ve been a follower of our blog since last year, you may remember a #FeatureFriday about the prom trends of 2015 in an interview with Brittany, our former workroom supervisor. Read it HERE. I’ve decided to do the same thing this year because of how popular the post was! I hope that it helpedRead more

#FeatureFriday 7 Tips for Prom Dress Hun...

It’s Prom Season!  I have watched gowns come in and out of the Studio for a while now and I realized it’s not an easy task finding the “perfect” one in our internet age. Therefore, today’s #FeatureFriday provides some helpful tips for hunting down your dream dress…and avoiding the dress drama! Dress Code First things first, makeRead more

#FeatureFriday: The Studio Talks Fashion...

If you follow us on social media, you probably heard that I created a fashion questionnaire for the stitchers and interns to fill out this week. I then extended it to include our followers by turning it into an online survey! While I’m still waiting for the rest of the results from the online survey,Read more

Alexa Chung Talks Fashion in Vogue’...

by: Ashley D. One of my favorite people in the fashion world, model Alexa Chung, was recently recruited by Vogue UK to do a 6-episode docuseries on Youtube about fashion designers and the industry itself. She interviews several people throughout the series: new designers, established designers, graduating students of fashion, and more. Viewers get anRead more

Feature Friday: How to Pack a Travel Cap...

It’s mid-August and summer will be on its way out soon. Do you plan on getting one last trip in before the leaves change? Today’s Feature Friday gives you some packing tips as you head out on your last summer trip for the year! Step One: Make a list. I know, I know…a lot ofRead more