Tag Archives: manufacturing

The Anatomy of Custom Undies

This week, I bring you the custom undie, care of an amazing customer, A., who agreed to let me photograph the process for you, dear Reader!  🙂 A. took the plunge, emailed me just after Christmas asking about whether she … Continue reading

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Calling all fit models!

Ladies! It is your lucky day! I am looking for a few fit models to help me make sure that some of my Upitees sizes are up to snuff. Do you want a free pair of underwear? Are you very … Continue reading

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Bubbles, Mariachis, and Zigzagging

I am so excited- I’ve been feeling this way for a while. Full of inspiration, like it’s bubbling to the surface and just about to overflow. Every time I turn around, I feel like I’m being fish slapped in the … Continue reading

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Coming Up for Air

Man. What a crazy few months it’s been. Getting married really took a lot of the energy and focus I had away from my fledgling underwear empire, rightly, but it feels good to be back. I made my dress: And … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Luck

So tonight I spent a few hours at the screen printing studio making mistakes and making a mess.  It’s good to be learning so much about inks, squeegees, and production planning, but I was kind of bummed because the last … Continue reading

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Mot-i-vah-shi-on

Feeling so motivated and productive after being sent this amazing link: 10 Awesome Videos On Idea Execution & The Creative Process Making a label for the inside of my undies with care instructions, including, of course, the all important “Made … Continue reading

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Made in America?

So, how many things are you wearing that are Made in America? Made in America: The Clothing Challenge When I first saw this video, I felt pretty proud- 75% of my clothes were made in America- pajama pants I’d made … Continue reading

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