LOA Blog — materials

A Closer Look: Slip Dress

Posted by Katia Hagen on

I think slip dresses are such a staple garment for any wardrobe but they can often look too much like an undergarment to actually wear. I got one once that had a bit too much lace and I never actually wore it outside my house because of it. I wanted to make one that had all the style factors of a slip dress but that looked like it was meant to wear as a dress and not a pijama. Marie-Grace is wearing the size large.The Dress is made from a 100% Tencel lightweight fabric, which is actually leftover supply from...

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A closer look: Robe Coat

Posted by Katia Hagen on

For our Third edition of A Closer Look, I decided to talk about the Robe Coat A little sustainable fashion fact, Hemp is one of the most eco-friendly fibers because of how it is grown and produced (less water, pestisides, etc) and it's also naturaly antibacterial!For this garment I used one of my favorite Hemp (55%) & Organic Cotton (45%) blend fabrics. I love this blend because both these fibers are really similar but they have slight little differences so by blending them together at almost equal values - we really get the best of both worlds. Because Hemp actually...

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SS18 Icebergs - Live Fitting

Posted by Katia Hagen on

The week of our launch I made this Live Fitting video to give you an idea of how the SS18 Collection fits different body types!Here it is in case you missed it :) Special thanks to my mum who hates being on camera!

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Gift with Purchase

Posted by Katia Hagen on

In celebration of Earth Day and Mother's day from now until May 15th get a free hand knit washcloth with all orders of 100$ and over!Available in two colours, Ice and Ocean! All are hand knit by yours truly and 100% certified organic cotton! There are no tags on it so if you want to offer it as a homemade gift, your secret is safe with us! :) If you have a preference to which colour, simply mention in the order comments either Ice, Ocean, or two toned!

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Introducing SS18 - Icebergs

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Spring is coming!! Can you believe it? It is a little hard with the lingering snow outside and the call for snow again this week... but it's coming! And so is our new collection, Icebergs. It's dropping April 10th! If you haven't already seen it we've got the collection page live, with photos and the story behind the collection! You can check it out here We've heard your feedback and for this collection you can expect a much lighter feel and a more natural feel. We've got some really amazing fabrics for Spring Summer, some awesome Rayon (from bamboo) blended with...

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