Demo Day: Parallel18

Demo Day, the culmination of Parallel 18's five-month startup acceleration program, the end of a journey and the beginning of a new one. The day that 30 startups, including MakersValley, from Puerto Rico, USA, Europe and Latin America all came together and had the opportunity to showcase their companies to international investors. No pressure, right!?

In Press Releases, Life in MakersValley

History of The Little Black Dress

That one staple piece that can’t go missing in your wardrobe. The one that gets you out of trouble when you have nothing to wear at that last minute event. Yeah, you know the one. The one you can accessorize for any occasion.

It's classic, simple, yet elegant, all at once... Yes, I’m talking about the little black dress!

In Fashion Entrepreneurship, Inspiration

3 Key Points to choose the Right Fabric

The most important component of a garment is its fabric. It doesn't matter how well crafted the seams of the garment are, if it’s made from the wrong fabric, it will not do justice to the design and will end up looking like a disaster.

Picture this: you have an awesome idea, you make the sketch, and turn it into a pattern. The next step is to make it, but in order to do so you need the fabric; this the part where things start to get interesting.  Keep reading to find out how to make fabric shopping easier!

In Working with Your Manufacturer, Democratize Manufacturing