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Moving, Dahlia in Green and Retail Discussions

July 31, 2009

Tomorrow is the day that my family and I relocate to Portland, Oregon. This move has been a long time coming. It has been something I’ve wanted for a very long time, not wanted for a very long time. Jascha has been commuting each week since November of last year and the kids and I [...]


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Trunk Show and Retail Prep

July 21, 2009

Hello! On Sunday, we held our first trunk show locally in Seattle. Thank you to those who attended. We are very excited to have shared our initial line and had such great feedback overall. Many of our mom shoppers at this event had toddlers so our top seller was our Signature Burnout T – which [...]


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Petit Couture Fans – Where to follow

July 19, 2009

Hi Everyone. Quick post to let you know that we’re not on Twitter! Please follow us at: www.twitter.com/petitcouture. And, for those of you also using Facebook – don’t forget to add us to your ‘fan’ list at: www.facebook.com/petitcouture. Thanks! Rebecca P.S. Today was Sofie’s (my four-year old daughters) birthday. Wonderful day had at Remlinger Farms [...]


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Our first retail partner in Seattle!

July 14, 2009

Today we presented our signature Fall ’09 line to a retailer based in Seattle. Our respective days started by me dropping off Sofie and Simone at school and being stuck in I-90 bridge traffic for an hour, then nursing Julien in the back of the car before our meeting (right now, he goes everywhere with [...]


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photo shoots and the grind…updates!

July 12, 2009

It’s been a few weeks since our last official post. Thank you for excusing our virtual mess as we upgraded our blog hosting provider. We also discovered that one of our truly innovative plug-ins was causing significant latency on our blog, so removed it. We should be set for a while . Thanks to JKW [...]


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Please excuse the mess: work in progress

July 9, 2009

We’d been having so many issues with yahoo hosting that we had to quit them. We’ve begun the migration over to Bluehost and while i’d love to say it’s easy and fast…it is never as much of either as you’d like. Please excuse the mess (missing images, wonky style, etc.) for the next couple days. [...]


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