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Stain Removal Guide

Life leaves stains. Some fade away. Others stick with you forever. You probably know from experience that some stains are easy to remove and others are just hopeless. However, there are excellent stain removal tricks and as long as you tend to the stain as quickly as possibly there is hope even when it comes to the scariest of them. Different types of stains require different treatment. Some stains will easily wash away with just soap and the more difficult stains need a bit more magic.    There are few basic things that are good to remember when it comes to all stains. Act quickly and do not rub the stain too vigorously since this only makes the stain go...

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Pattern Stories part II

It's easy to forget, but fashion is so much more than it looks. There are numerous people and stories behind a single item of clothing. There are traces of someone in everything from the design details and lines of the patterns to the threads in the fabric and the seams holding the final product together. In this blog post you will get to know a little about the owner at Technical Garment Design, the company that digitised and graded the patterns for the Memento Mori /Agliophobia rtw collection, and organises the manufacturing of Henrica Langh ready-to-wear.     Liisa Tikk Work task: CEO (and patternmaker): Mainly organizing everything; emailing, client-meetings, and visiting sewing factories for production control. If there is...

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Pattern Stories

It's easy to forget, but fashion is so much more than it looks. There are numerous people and stories behind a single item of clothing. There are traces of someone in everything from the design details and lines of the patterns to the threads in the fabric and the seams holding the final product together. In this blog post you will get to know a little about the team at London Pattern Bureau, who developed the patterns and first samples for the Memento Mori /Agliophobia rtw collection. Without them, the collection would not exist in its current state.       Renée Lacroix, Director/Manager What do you enjoy about your work? Having the ability to bring our client's dreams and...

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What's on the Inside

A closer look at what is behind the Memento Mori tops. The Memento Mori tops are like little wearable pieces of art. There is poetry and layers of meaning in them and they are open to your own interpretations and experiences, just like a piece of art. The tops were inspired by a series of corsets with the same name. The corsets, made from discarded fabrics, were created to resemble what is underneath our skin; the muscles and bones. They symbolise our vulnerable inside and all the thoughts, fears, and scars we carry inside. Memento Mori is an artistic or symbolic reminder of the inevitable death and human failure and errors. The corsets symbolise both our mortality and our fear...

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Skin

A collection designed for every fibre of your being.   Clothing is like a second skin; interacting with the environment and protecting the body from external factors. Like the skin, it also functions as insulation and temperature regulation. It’s a protective barrier between you and the surrounding environment. Beyond the physically protective characteristics, clothing acts as a psychological extension and protection of what is you. Fashion and clothing can give mental strength and confidence, enhance individual traits and culture, and provide something to hide underneath and distract from reality. By protecting the inside from the outside and expressing personality, clothing becomes a vital part of us; an extension of our body and self. Your clothing reflects your mood and is...

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