Chrystine Gimeno's Profile

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I love creating. I don't feel like Ive accomplished anything if I haven't made something everyday. I think that is how you know you just love what you do. I have dreamed of my own business forever. I'm so glad modern technology allows anyone the opportunity to have a business for so little compared to a store.

I was pretty much a hobby sewer until 2006 when an event called swap-o-ramma literally changed my life. It was there that the light bulb in my head went off and it hasnt burned out since. I started designing with reconstructed fashion and as I tore garments apart and reassembled them I learned as I went and evolved into creating my own designs.

Using mostly recycled vintage sheets and fabrics my designs are eco-friendly and made of 80-100% reclaimed textiles. Even my zippers and notions are bought second hand. Im a one woman show. I source my materials…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 30
  • Joined February 20, 2008

Favorite materials

Recycled fabrics, vintage clothing, vintage fabric, buttons

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SalvagedStitch
Fashion Redesigned. 80s Retro inspired...

About

I love creating. I don't feel like Ive accomplished anything if I haven't made something everyday. I think that is how you know you just love what you do. I have dreamed of my own business forever. I'm so glad modern technology allows anyone the opportunity to have a business for so little compared to a store.

I was pretty much a hobby sewer until 2006 when an event called swap-o-ramma literally changed my life. It was there that the light bulb in my head went off and it hasnt burned out since. I started designing with reconstructed fashion and as I tore garments apart and reassembled them I learned as I went and evolved into creating my own designs.

Using mostly recycled vintage sheets and fabrics my designs are eco-friendly and made of 80-100% reclaimed textiles. Even my zippers and notions are bought second hand. Im a one woman show. I source my materials and create all designs.

@salvagedstitch on twitter/ig
www.facebook.com/salvagedstitch

Im also a member of
Retro Handmade

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