Heavy Metal Boyfriend's Profile
Heavy Metal Boyfriend consists of witch sisters Maggie and Kt Baughn and Michelle Potter from Detroit, Mi. Our line is largely made of salvaged materials and utilizes many traditional fiber techniques. It is produced in our two flats that occupy the same beautiful, crumbly house that was built in 1895.
The Season of the Witch line was created using repurposed fabrics. We select outdated garments and turn them into raw flats of fabric. We use this fabric to create garments from our own original, hand drafted patterns so that the original silhouette of the garment(s) is indistinguishable.
For example, we may turn the fabric from a pair of pants into a jacket or a dress into a pair of shorts. This allows us to use high quality materials that would otherwise be discarded. Each garment is therefore unique, even if the pattern is...
- Joined October 3, 2010