A Style & Design Merger!

One of my fellow Designers on Instagram posted the question: "How do you prepare for your projects?" Immediately I knew what that answer was because over the past year I have started to be more intentional around branding and how I approached the full process of my designs - the fabrics, the silhouette, the design … Continue reading A Style & Design Merger!

Mindful Makes 2019: A Wardrobe Commitment!

Happy first day of spring! The snow is melting and I am having deep thoughts about having a wardrobe that speaks to me! Here goes... We are deliberate about many things in our lives when we make up our minds to address them. I think our wardrobe deserves some attention as well and not only … Continue reading Mindful Makes 2019: A Wardrobe Commitment!

Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!

Happy New Month! Thank you guys for stopping by this week as I take you on another sewing adventure. This week I take you through my sewing of a commercial pattern. First off, let me start by saying why I sew with commercial patterns from time to time. At least what my goal is of … Continue reading Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!

2 years in business and the countdown to my showcase: Where am I?

It's four weeks to the showcase everyone!!! AAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHH !!!!! Before I start screaming at the amount of work left to do, can we say belated happy birthday to my etsy shop that celebrated its 2nd year on May 20th. A big thank you to everyone for making the past two years possible. For coming alongside … Continue reading 2 years in business and the countdown to my showcase: Where am I?

It’s May: Let’s talk shop!

Hello May! May is a memorable month for me for many things, one of those is that two (2) years ago on May 20th 2015 I decided to open my etsy shop. Aaaahhhhhhhhhhh!!!! http://www.etsy.com/shop/amshinaapparel With the encouragement of my friends and family I took a leap of faith and started my own handmade sewing business. While it … Continue reading It’s May: Let’s talk shop!