This Summer I’ve started up a whole new project idea : digital MINI-COURSES! It took a little longer than expected to completely finish the first one of this series though. I’m not getting any younger and had some health problems this Summer, but the first Mini-Course PANTY is now available in the merckwaerdigh shop on Etsy! Continue reading
As announced last month I’m working on making my patterns into downloads at the moment. And now just a little update where it stands. I could have done it the easy way, just cut up the existing pattern sheets in 8 printable parts and add the directions as they are. But whatever I do, I have to do it at the best of my abilities. That’s just my nature … Continue reading
Today I finally finished refurbishing the rocking chair at my desk. And of course had to put in a lot of love for lingerie since most of the time sitting there is spent on lingerie ‘stuff’. So I’ve choosen the same style as the chairs in the sewing room. Continue reading
From the time I started designing lingerie, back in the ’90, I also fell in love with vintage lingerie. They were my first encounters with these delicate wonders of imagination. Continue reading
For every Merckwaerdigh sewing pattern several test have been made before publishing. They don’t always appear on photographs, somehow it didn’t feel urgent enough to take the time. But the past week I took some time for this when my lovely daughter was around to help out. The pictures we took this time are added to the Etsy pattern listings. Continue reading
First of all I would like to wish you all a very happy and inspiring 2015!
For me, like most businesses, each new year starts off with some rather unpleasant tasks like bookkeeping and checking all inventory. Continue reading