arlene primost's Profile
L'ort: "The Scrap".
Definition of Ort: A morsel or scrap left at the end of a meal…..in other words…..waste!
The word "ort" originates from Middle English and Middle Low German. First known use dates back to 15th century.
L'ort is an environmental conscious, handmade, clothing line that I decided to developed in the winter of 2010. I collected scraps from local designers and clothing factories with my the hope to help reduce material waste from entering our landfills. I've combined my two passions; fashion design and recycling into one.
All patterns have been developed by me. I change my patterns to accommodate the size, shape and quantity of each scrap material. This pattern process can be slow and challenging…but, I love it! I welcome the creative challenge because the…
- Joined December 25, 2011