Shira Gropper's Profile
Ever since I was little I've had a passion for fabric and sewing. I studied Industrial design and had always dreamed of being independent and have a business of my own. I thought it would be in the field of my studies but lo and behold things took me to a different direction.
My best friend was getting married and I needed a shrug for my dress. I couldn't find one so I decided to sew it myself. I got so many compliments I thought; Hey! I could sell them!
About to throw out scrap material the fabric I bought for the shrugs, i had an idea to make something out of this so called "useless" fabric. Within a short while, I came up with two designs for necklaces made entirely out of the "leftovers."
This started a snowball of ideas and designs to primarily use excess materials from the shrugs I was making as a base…
- Joined December 9, 2009