Author Archives: mandalasky

About mandalasky

Clothing designer, mother, lover of art, dancing, music, family. Inspired by the inner beauty in others. I see fashion as an expression of personality and creativity. http://mandalasky.com/

Why I Feel Better and More Well Rounded After Doing Something That Scares the Crap Out of Me!

The Process is really freaking scary, going out of your comfort zone and changing up your routine is sometimes hard to do. Since 2015 has come into reality, I have been trying to do things that make me a little … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why I Felt The Need to Host a Workshop About Online Marketing and Business.

1. Sometimes when I am working on my own, learning new things, implementing them and finding success and failure. I feel lonely with my own thoughts and ambition. For over a year I felt a deep pull, to go beyond … Continue reading

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4 Tips for Starting an Online Business and How to Keep Going.

Perfection – Always be perfect, just kidding. Once I let go of trying to be perfect or the same as some huge company I became more okay with being me and doing the best that I can with what I have. Continue reading

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Is It Possible To Control Things You Don’t Have Control Over? NO But I want too!!!

So NO, we can’t control everything, we must do the best we can and then let go. Continue reading

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I Wish It Was Summer.

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Why I try to do something terrifying, scary and different almost every week.

Lately I have been rebelling against my own self talk. Basically I get in my own damn way. I tend to over think things, can you relate? I envy people who are not deep thinkers because I believe they can … Continue reading

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8 Reasons Why I designed the Flower Dress or Skirt.

1. A girl always needs something to wear on the beach, easy to slip on and off when and if you feel like jumping in the water. 2. The full skirt for fit is amazing and what woman wouldn’t look … Continue reading

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5 Tips About How to Build a Wardrobe You Feel Good in All Day.

1. Be honest with yourself and give away anything in your closet that makes you feel crappy when you wear it. I know you absolutely love some of these pieces and cannot imagine giving them away. If you are really … Continue reading

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How to Draw a Simple Dress in Adobe Illustrator: Line Drawing Vector Graphic

A quick overview about drawing a simple dress in Adobe Illustrator. Sign up Here

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4 Reasons Why I Love Designing New Styles and Doing PreSales – Plus a Sneak Peak: Spring 2015

1. Designing new styles is what I live for but even more exciting is getting your feedback. The surprise is always unexpected. I feel like I never truly know what you will like, love or dislike, so I am always … Continue reading

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