Monica Chase's Profile

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I have a backround in Fashion Design and Costuming. I made costumes for Broadway shows in NYC, Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, UMASS theatre dept.,and Buffalo Breath costumes in San Diego. When I was in NYC, I went to night school at FIT and studied fashion design. I also worked on 7th Ave. NYC as asst. designer to Forecaster of Boston, Tobinini's and part time as a set designer for HBO. When I had kids, I decided to stay home and raise them. I had fun dressing them in whimsical clothes and costumes that I created! When they were older, I started my own company called, Catbaloo, for about 6 years and sold to boutiques all over the USA. My specialty at that time was outerwear for kids. My clothing labels are still "Catbaloo". Now I have hundreds of yards of fabric and patterns that I made. Every item on Etsy is handmade by me including, making the pattern, cutting and sewing and making all sorts of creative things to wear…

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  • Joined July 16, 2011

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cotton knit, polyester fleece, woven cotton, cotton sherpa, denim, berber, linen, ribbon, fringe, satin flowers and bows, buttons

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About

I have a backround in Fashion Design and Costuming. I made costumes for Broadway shows in NYC, Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, UMASS theatre dept.,and Buffalo Breath costumes in San Diego. When I was in NYC, I went to night school at FIT and studied fashion design. I also worked on 7th Ave. NYC as asst. designer to Forecaster of Boston, Tobinini's and part time as a set designer for HBO. When I had kids, I decided to stay home and raise them. I had fun dressing them in whimsical clothes and costumes that I created! When they were older, I started my own company called, Catbaloo, for about 6 years and sold to boutiques all over the USA. My specialty at that time was outerwear for kids. My clothing labels are still "Catbaloo". Now I have hundreds of yards of fabric and patterns that I made. Every item on Etsy is handmade by me including, making the pattern, cutting and sewing and making all sorts of creative things to wear for children and adults!

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