About

WHAT WE DO
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FASHION MAKERSPACE is built to bring back the
culture of DIY & dressmaking skills back into the
hands of the designer. We are a one-stop-shop
combining community, fashion design and
dressmaking.

A cooperative setup for kids, teens & adults to
pick up new skills, upgrade and sustain their love
for creating clothing & accessories, FASHION
MAKERSPACE envisions building a space where
people can come together to mend, create &
bond through knowledge & craftsmanship.

* Learn to design, sew & construct apparel,
accessories or crafts & bring your designs to life!
* Spark creativity in your kids or bond & make
decor/ accessories together as a couple or family
with our kids/ family workshops
* Manufacture your first line with us! We offer
production for your designs, making costumes,
uniforms & even mannequin customization
* Rent our space or even our time to work with
your designs/ portfolio
* Network through our activities, forums and
retreats!
WHAT WE OFFER
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WHAT WE OFFER
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* Learn to design, sew & construct apparel,
accessories or crafts & bring your designs to life!
* Spark creativity in your kids or bond & make
decor/ accessories together as a couple or family
with our kids/ family workshops
* Manufacture your first line with us! We offer
production for your designs, making costumes,
uniforms & even mannequin customization
* Rent our space or even our time to work with
your designs/ portfolio
* Network through our activities, forums and
retreats!
About

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT

KEN— He’s the SPACE & fairy godmother of our team. No prizes for guessing why.

DANLIN— Danlin trained under the tutelage of Kathleen Gabriel, one of Singapore’s oldest veteran patternmakers and completed another Diploma in Fashion Technology (Design & Product Development). She completed a Masterclass taught by revered Japanese pattern-maker Shingo Sato and also worked as a patternmaker at a leading local fashion label. Currently, she is improving her skills with a Bunka Fukuso Gakuin-trained dressmaker while being obsessed with mastering the many different systems of drafting patterns.

HAILEY— Hailey graduated with a Degree in Fashion Design & Textiles in 2013 from Lasalle College of The Arts, Singapore, with 2nd Upper Hons. Her designs have won her numerous accolades and recognitions including being

the Top 5 Designers in Lasalle’s Degree Graduate Collection and her fashion pieces were featured in Germany’s Next Top Model. She has worked with a few local designers and as a sportswear designer where she has gained considerable experience working with knit fabrics, building up collections and managing production.

SHAREEN— Shareen pursued her Fashion Design studies at the Fashion Insitute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles, where she was inspired to bring the sharing and embracing spirit of “makerspaces” back to Singapore. As a student, she won 1st place and was a finalist for a few competitions co-organized by FIDM & Cotton Incorporated. She then worked as a Fashion & Textile Designer in Los Angeles and also interned for companies like BCBG Maxazria. She has since completed digital fashion & textile courses at the Central Saint Martins College in London and also worked as a sportswear designer.

WE ASPIRE TO GROW THE COMMUNITY OF FASHION MAKERS IN SINGAPORE