Apologies it has been so long since last update...I have spent the last two months in NYC pursuing freelance work with a variety of companies, mainly in home... Read more
California Apparel News
I was at LA Textile show the other week in sunny CA and was surprised to see that there was a front page article regarding this project: http://www.apparelnews.net/news/2014/sep/25/josi-severson-designer-evolves-brand-prints-printe/. The... Read more
Hope you're enjoying the changing of seasons...in time for fall are the new dresses from my Contentment Collection- Caring, Denim, Friend, Fawn, Cottage, and Stout that I've been... Read more
Kickstarted Open House Aug 15, 5-9pm Minneapolis
Next Friday I will be hosting a Kickstarted Open House to celebrate the completion of this project.
I'd like anyone who can make it to please come;... Read more
Dresses are in!!
At long last we have dresses!! Thank you everyone...one "funny" thing was that the label that was supposed to go outside of the lower right side was sewn on the... Read more
More manufacturing delays but the sun is shining
I hope to be able to send something more upbeat soon however I was surprised to come home from my holiday weekend and find out that my dresses that were... Read more
Making Dresses- please send size and design if haven't already!!
Making dresses is not without complications however it's moving forward. I'm finding alternative local manufacturing options that could be beneficial in producing items in smaller quantities and possibly just as... Read more
Please choose size and pattern
Hi Everyone! received address info but also feedback that there wasn't a place to indicate which size/pattern people want. Please send a message or update survey when you can! need... Read more
Hi Everyone- it has not been the best week in the land of my Kickstarter Campaign. Although my manufacturer and I originally were in agreement about an end of June... Read more
Hopefully everyone enjoyed the long weekend! I've also been traveling to Chicago and NY for work so apologize for lack of updates.
If you pledged money for a dress, please... Read more
One day left to go
One day left to go...thank you to my 103 backers!!
I've received a few inquiries regarding sizing and style of fabric to choose. Unfortunately I will not have exact measurements... Read more
THANK YOU EVERYONE- so beat from campaigning have few other words.
Much more work left to go; this is only the beginning but would not have started without your help. ... Read more
The great and not as good
Getting closer to my goal each day...still feeling the time crunch but MSP Mag interviewed me yesterday to help with my final week of my campaign; Minnesotans are so nice! http://mspmag.com/Blogs/Blueprint/... Read more
Hey everyone- This week Minnesota Monthly kindly interviewed me regarding my Kickstarter campaign; please see here. As I have 7 days to go and have reached 77% of my goal... Read more
Minneapolis fashion blog
This week Minneapolis blogger and stylist http://beingzhenya.com stopped by my store to photograph herself in my dress sample; great exposure for my campaign! more updates soon...
50 and counting...first sample dress!
Sincere gratitude to everyone who has been a part of the first 50 to pledge to my campaign; I feel like I already accomplished so much by gaining your support.... Read more