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Bootylicious Valentine

Bootylicious 101 is the first of NYukCo’s  “Idea to income” workshops. Focused around better-fitted pants and skirts, these workshops taught “LEAN startup: within the fashion product lifecycle management.  This is about selling a viable product in the shortest time possible. and building that product with direct consumer input. We facilitate the distance learning and mentoring … Continue reading

How TO Waterproof Fabric and canvass

The fall is here and here is a great  DIY recipe for creating water repellant  Cotton, Leather, Wood, Metal, etc #Surfacedesign #waterproffing 16oz (1LB) of Beeswax, 8oz Turpentine, And 8oz boiled Linseed oil or (neatsoil (cattle oil)) Mason jars or metal  container.. muffin tin (for bars) www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BAHx0KBpT4 First melt the Beeswax first completely, (stirring all the time, … Continue reading

Great Fit Start with Correct Measurements!

Most consumers do not know their correct body measurement. Fewer know how to use these in selecting clothing! Ladies what’s your full chest and under chest, what’s your waist, chest hip, your inseam! Measurement , one of the most  important bits of information in selecting  correct  sized clothing, is the bane of the fashion and apparel e-commerce … Continue reading

opensewing

Rather than 6 individual designers each create their own pattern.  We allow participants to utilize existing patterns or provide simple instructionals for tested styles.  The premise is simply… Create models that are open for adaptation by those wishing our circles.   www.Nyukco.com/studio/i2i Click to CONTRIBUTE & SEE THE Current CAMPAIGN   Email This Post  Print This Post Listen … Continue reading

Zabara

ZABARA is GREAT FOR TRAVEL!I love designing pieces that travel well. That are multifunctional yet easy care! These three individual pieces can create or 2 or 3 piece sets together or separates that can be worn with other pieces in your wardrobe. The pants is also a jumper,  the top, can be worn various ways and is … Continue reading

A guide to making Prom work for #crowdfunding your Independent fashion business

Prom plays a major part in the indie local design scene, one GREAT  prom season can fund a business venture. An indie designer can earn $3-6000 per season, more if they have asssistance. So it’s time to head on out and leverage your talent  to fund your dream… Tips Research, colors trends, fabrics etc Create … Continue reading