It all begins with a concept of the mind, from there creativity flows through the tip of the pencil. Thus, a sketch is born. The type of paper and writing utensil often vary but the choice to carefully sketch each idea remains a constant.
There are many layers to the process of Fashion Design, each one having its own level of complexity and necessity.
Through prototypes of successes and failures, pattern making marathons and the occasional all nighters, I have come to love it all. Although, there is nothing like the feeling of seeing my designs on a model for the first time. It's almost as if I have given birth (by way of sewing machine) to yet another beautiful baby, who will go off into the world and make so many women happy!
Have you ever found yourself in a proud mama moment in your profession? I'd love to know!
-One Proud Mama