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Brooklynne Michelle Couture

Brooklynne Michelle

Brooklynne is a historically inspired designer and couturier with over 20 years’ experience making clothing and costumes with exquisite workmanship. Brooklynne has a degree in fashion and costume design. Her passion for everything Victorian inspires her use of historical techniques to create timeless contemporary garments that last a lifetime. Elegance and decadence are central to Brooklynne’s creations. Her bespoke garments feature precise fit and impeccable craftsmanship. She specialises in plus-size, transgender, and bodies forgotten by fast fashion and standardised sizing.

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Now available: My printable sewing planner!

Hello Reader, I’m so excited to bring you my very first digital product: A sewing planner! This undated planner is based on my own planning system for individual clients. A student of mine saw it and asked if they could have a copy to use themselves. From there, it grew to cover everything that I would want from a sewing planner. For six months I’ve experimented with designs, tweaking everything till it was perfect. Now it’s ready for anyone who wants it! It’s $20 USD, or free for any member...

7 months ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader, There is a new post in the Dress Diaries at https://brooklynnemichelle.com/dress-diaries/agnes-nutter-cosplay/ Enjoy reading! Live well, dress well. Brooklynne Michelle 31B Cleland Crescent, Naenae, Lower Hutt, Wellington 5011Unsubscribe · Preferences

8 months ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader, Do you have a couple of minutes to help me out? If you're able to please fill out the quick survey below, I’d greatly appreciate it. Fill out survey here. Want to help even more? Forward this email or the survey link to a friend (or five!). Your feedback really helps me know what you're looking for and plan for the year ahead. Thank you for your help. I hope you are having an excellent August! Hope you all have a beautiful and fashionable day, Brooklynne Michelle P.S. Are you...

11 months ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader, It's commission opening time! I am excited to let you know that I have a limited number of commission spaces available. I have TWO spaces available for work starting mid June with completion dates of end of August/early September. I also have THREE spaces available for July with completion dates in October through to November. If you are ready to have your dream garment, reply to this email and we can get started! Personal project updates In May I started working on a dirndl,...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read

Thank you Reader, This year I stepped out of my comfort zone, and my studio in Naenae, to talk about how much I love creating your dream garments. This was my first expo stall and I am so happy with how it looked. I do have even more ideas for future events as well! Giveaway Winner I had such a great time hearing about all your exciting garments, so there were lots of entries into the $500 discount coupon for a garment of your choice. There does need to be a winner, and it is Jae Nicholls!...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader I hinted at it in a previous email. I hinted at it on social media. Now the time is here: we have a new logo and look for Brooklynne Michelle Couture. I've been working with the wonderful Jane at Little Gem Design to create exactly what I envisioned for my brand. The process was so fun and easy, and Jane was lovely!So you want to see the new logo... you get the first look as a loyal subscriber. TA-DAH! Thank you so much for reading all the way to the bottom. I appreciate you...

over 2 years ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader Last week I told you I would be opening up commission slots soon. Well with Wellington moving to Level 2, this means my studio is open and today I open those slots. If you have been wanting that perfect something that will help you shine in this world, now is the time. I have four slots open for commissions with end dates in late November to mid December. So email me now to secure one of these spots (read the Terms & Conditions here). *P.S. Maybe now isn't the right time for you...

almost 3 years ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader I know, it's been a while. Lots has happened since we last spoke. I have a new studio space where I can meet with clients and make their gorgeous creations. While in lockdown I'm just puttering around setting things up - check out my Instagram for a few photos of that. Soon I'll be ready to open up a few more commission slots. So if you are looking for that perfect item for you wardrobe, keep your eye out for that. More exciting things just around the corner too, like a rebrand...

almost 3 years ago • 1 min read
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