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River West Mini Shoot

River West Mini Shoot

3/16/2021  Saturday morning and I woke up thinking - I have FIVE new looks ready to shoot.Instead of waiting until shoots at the end of the month, or piling on looks for shoots that already have too many, lets....shoot today.​After a couple hours of reaching out to models and photographers, I gratefully got @johnanothonyphotos to come do a quick shoot in a River West luxury apartment. But was at a lose for a model. SO, I bucked up.  These are all available - under the EXCLUSIVES link on top of my home page. Frantic clothing being made and fashion shoots on the weekend will...

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Be ready for a bright a** summa

3/9/2021   First 3 womens looks are done! Here are some sneak peaks of the finished looks. Next weeks vlog/blog will showcase the finished products styled, and photographed so I can show you some tips! More garments are getting made right now!  As soon as the styling photos come out this weekend, the looks will be posted and they will be available in xs-2xl on niczka.com!!  Pink Dress Orange Leo  Sneak Peak: SHOP NICZKA THIS WEEKS VLOG

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Beginning of S/S 2021 Collection Launch

Beginning of S/S 2021 Collection Launch

3/2/2021   Spring 2021 - Handmade Excited to get out of the FRICKEN HOUSE again? I want to take you on a journey through starting and finishing pieces, shooting, and styling them! Check out my first two styles: Blog and Vlog with finished styles next week.​Men's and more Women's cuts coming soon! Sketching: Pattern Making and Cutting: Coming Soon: Photoshoot and Styling Tips  Featured: NICZKA's Photoshoot with ClickCon Social SHOP NICZKA THIS WEEKS VLOG

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Difference Between Designers

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DESIGNERS    As per every email, I'm going to get straight to the point. All designers do not come the same. I'm going to break down the different types of "designers" and how their clothing lines work. The Creative Director: The person is a creative. They can imagine a clothing line, a feeling, and a world. They might even be able to sketch. They hand a sketch and a purpose over to the head of the production team. Manufacturer makes it happen. The Logo Slapper: This person does not do any garment design. They pick a garment, (t-shirt, sweatshirt, tank, etc.),  out...

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Seasonal Layering

SEASONAL LAYERING   As I start my new collection, Winter 2020, I wanted to explain my seasonal layering, or how I do it, in Chicago.   First off you should know I'm not doing seasons or collections traditionally. Covid-19 kind of lit seasons on fire they say, but I think most designers will go back to tradition.I want to do it differently, partially because I think it works for me, partially because I want things to get launched as season is approaching/here, partially because who cares?Fall jackets! I just made these jackets above in a men's and women's cut, and they are warm,...

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