Hellos and goodbyes
This year comes with a great deal of updates here at Named! We have been working on updating our patterns, and the first selection of renewed printed and digital patterns will be released next month! The two of us are beyond excited, and here’s why, in a nutshell: The updated selection of printed patterns includes […]
Babble of Water
‘Solina’ is a Finnish word that probably translates best into ‘babble of water’. And babble of water would actually be a very welcome and refreshing sound right now, after a long and cold winter! We can’t quite hear any babbling brooks yet, and it’s still somewhat freezing here, but otherwise it really starts to feel […]
Behind the BTP - Part 4
Behind the BTP - Part 3
This post will focus on shedding some light on the design process of the Breaking the Pattern garments! Looking back to the design period now, a year later, is actually quite difficult and it’s surprisingly hard to remember the evolution behind each style. The journey from the first drawings to an actual pattern can be […]
Window one: The new Inari!
Our Xmas calendar starts today! From today until the 24th we will open a new window every day, revealing an interesting discount/offer/tip/other holiday-related thing! The discounts and offers are usually valid for only a day or two, so don’t forget to visit our Facebook page or Instagram daily! This year we’ll start big with a […]
Alexandria Pocket & Pleats Tutorial
I hope you all read the Alexandria Track Pants post that was published yesterday. If not, scroll down to the article below to see what we’re talking about! Ok, let’s cut to the chase, the promised Alexandria pocket tutorial: These pants are quite simple to make, the front pocket and pleat construction being probably the […]
New Features in SS14 patterns!
Missing the FW13 patterns?
Dear everyone! After launching our new collection we have received quite a lot of worried e-mails regarding the old patterns. So, here’s what’s happening: Since we have made some corrections to the SS14 patterns (for example the paper size – the SS14 patterns are now suitable for both A4 and the Letter sized paper), we […]
The Neckwear Collection
It’s finally here: December! We can’t say that we have been waiting for it impatiently, actually it seems pretty impossible that Christmas is right around the corner again. To celebrate this, we have launched a Christmas calendar campaign at our Facebook page, where we will be posting Christmas tips and discounts each day! And sorry for […]
New Named team members, part 1
We haven’t had time to blog in a while, sorry about that! But to be honest, we are in the middle of a veeery busy season, as we are finishing our SS14 collection, and on top of that, running multiple different development projects. First of all, there’s this ‘mysterious new product/service development project’ – yes, […]