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How to Spot Quality: Formal Attire Editi...

It’s getting warmer and greener outside, and people are coming out of their winter doldrums, which means formal events are soon to follow. Oh yes folks, wedding/prom season is upon us once again. So here we are again with the latest installment of How to Spot Quality: The Bride/Prom Queen Edition. (And check out ourRead more

NPR Also Says to Check That Tag

Here in the studio, we love us some NPR.   With the exception of the past week or two, when we’ve been listening to the complete Harry Potter audiobook series to get us through all the patterning we’re doing (just started Book 5!) , we listen to hours upon hours of Diane Rehm, Kojo Nnamdi,Read more

How to Spot Quality Part 2: Shopping Onl...

For part II of our ongoing series, we’re going to talk a little bit about buying online.   At this point, most of the dresses we see in our studio have been bought online.  Some of the issues we come across can only be seen in real life, and the actual look of some dressesRead more

How to Spot Quality Part 1: Fiber Conten...

This summer’s Olympics began with quite a controversy over our athletes’ uniforms, and it has opened up discussions all over the country regarding imported clothing.  We at the studio all agree that it’s not the imported-ness that was so upsetting; it was the fact that our athletes just looked sloppy!  None of the garments seemedRead more