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And the award goes to…

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

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#FeatureFriday Catching Up With Deneen!...

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 Halloween Costume Closet ...

If you’ve been following our social media posts, then you’ve heard about our upcoming event at the Studio on October 6th! If not, today’s #FeatureFriday is all about it! Marilyn & the Studio have teamed up with The Kittleman Group for a fantastically fun Halloween Costume Closet Happy Hour! Each guest will receive a 10%Read more

#FeatureFriday Inventory Pt. 2

I went through several old blog posts today which were written before I even started working here. Brittany, our previous workroom supervisor, was the queen of the Studio at that time and when I came along, the crown was handed to me. While is was reading, one particular entry caught my attention: Inventorying is FUN from March 2013.Read more

#FeatureFriday Custom Pageant Dress

Last week the workroom finished a custom pageant gown for a client’s daughter. The dress consisted of 7 colors: yellow, purple, red, blue, orange, green, and pink. Each color was used only once per panel. It was accented with a belt with a floral applique and a floral ribbon that ran down each side ofRead more

#FeatureFriday: Working on the Wizard of...

Happy Friday! If you’re subscribed to our newsletter, then you probably heard that the Studio has been working on custom costumes for the Wizard of Oz for a high school theatre production in Wisconsin. For this week’s Feature Friday, I’ve been taking photos all throughout the past two weeks of the various costumes our stitchers andRead more

#FeatureFriday: An Intern’s Experi...

Over the past couple weeks, the Studio has been adding to their retail section by introducing velvet table runners. It sounds like a pretty home decor project, but it’s a completely difference experience to work with! So for this week’s Feature Friday, I spoke with one of our interns, Quay, about her experience building these beautiful pieces fromRead more

#FeatureFriday: Updates & Upcoming ...

It’s Friday! First off, we hope that everyone has a great Halloween! We would love to see you and your family’s costumes so if you have a photo you’d like to share, post it on our FB page or e-mail it at: info@sewingdesignstudio.com! This week we were also featured in the Laurel Leader so beRead more

Feature Friday: Our Upcoming Campaign on...

As you may have heard, our Studio is launching a campaign this Wednesday, July 1st on Indiegogo called, “Help Save Our Costume Closet.”  The main goal of our campaign is to cover the costs of maintaining the Costume Closet for the next year, which includes the rental fees and other overhead expenses for that partRead more