Donna Black's Profile

About

Because I adored buying lovely children's clothing for my two little girls but didn't always find what I liked/wanted, I started designing their clothes and had my seamstress friends make them. Not only did my girls love wearing the lovely pieces that I designed, but I wanted to offer the designs to other moms feeling the same frustration as me. Thus, my line Caroline Bradlee was created. (Caroline for my eldest daughter, and Bradlee for the maiden name of my Great Grandmother) Originally, the line was exclusively sold on my family website, Children's Cottage and in fact is still offered there.

In 2012, I decided to offer my Caroline Bradlee designs, including custom monogrammed and appliqued manufacturer blanks, here on Etsy. Because of my deep southern roots (born and raised in Virginia and Alabama) and passion for beautiful clothing, I and the website Children's Cottage, also offer heirloom,…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 20
  • Joined July 13, 2010

Favorite materials

Designer fabrics, appliques, monograms, anything with dots, French and Swiss batiste, Swiss embroidery, satin ribbon, beading, French lace

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About

Because I adored buying lovely children's clothing for my two little girls but didn't always find what I liked/wanted, I started designing their clothes and had my seamstress friends make them. Not only did my girls love wearing the lovely pieces that I designed, but I wanted to offer the designs to other moms feeling the same frustration as me. Thus, my line Caroline Bradlee was created. (Caroline for my eldest daughter, and Bradlee for the maiden name of my Great Grandmother) Originally, the line was exclusively sold on my family website, Children's Cottage and in fact is still offered there.

In 2012, I decided to offer my Caroline Bradlee designs, including custom monogrammed and appliqued manufacturer blanks, here on Etsy. Because of my deep southern roots (born and raised in Virginia and Alabama) and passion for beautiful clothing, I and the website Children's Cottage, also offer heirloom, special occasion dresses and outfits for flower girls, portraits, holidays including Easter, First Communion/Confirmation and graduations.

Thank you for visiting Caroline Bradlee, and I hope you find something you like!

Donna W. Black

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