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by jelena
June 11th, 2010, 5:10 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Acceptable errors
Replies: 3
Views: 1072

Re: Acceptable errors

I think its a lot to do with what your paying the factory for the shoes and what was signed off on confirmation samples. Often factories get blamed for "errors" that were also made on the cfm samples and are only noticed in production. I think the most important thing is to ask yourself whether the ...
by jelena
June 11th, 2010, 4:35 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Footwear Terminology
Replies: 13
Views: 34922

Re: Footwear Terminology

Has anyone heard of a logo application called "hoe skin"?
First time i heard this term i thought i misheard it but now its the second time i'm hearing it.
by jelena
February 20th, 2010, 7:12 pm
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: Coroflot "contact requests"
Replies: 5
Views: 2496

Re: Coroflot "contact requests"

Wait sorry i found the emails in my inbox, so thats cool. My question still remains; is there a way to check the messages through the coroflot site?
Thanks,
Jelena
by jelena
February 20th, 2010, 7:09 pm
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: Coroflot "contact requests"
Replies: 5
Views: 2496

Re: Coroflot "contact requests"

It doesn't deliver to email, i get all the newsletters etc but no contact requests. Is there a way to see the massages through the coroflot site?
by jelena
February 20th, 2010, 11:20 am
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: Coroflot "contact requests"
Replies: 5
Views: 2496

Coroflot "contact requests"

Hi....I see in my coroflot traffic statistics that i have had a couple of contact requests in the last month, but i can't find where my inbox is. I found it once a few months ago and now i'm going nuts trying to find it again.....can anyone tell me where i should be looking??
Thank you :)
by jelena
July 7th, 2007, 6:25 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: NEW KICKS :: latest purchase
Replies: 758
Views: 287671

mark - think you should get a top to match those not sure the shoes alone reflect the light enough! :wink:


this is a pair i got last month in HK....i'm still proud of them for their loudness.
by jelena
July 7th, 2007, 6:16 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: MAGIC/WSA shows
Replies: 23
Views: 8141

i'm going to be at both WSA and Magic....trying to look at it as a small paid vacation :? WSA is definitely a more "serious" show and kind of gets boring after the first couple of hours, but if you do want to meet with designers and have a quick talk with them it might be the right occasion since ov...
by jelena
July 7th, 2007, 6:03 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Rendering Feedback
Replies: 7
Views: 2742

i always find stitching makes the sketches look more complete, no matter how computer rendered or simple pencil sketched they are. unless, of course, you really want the shoe to be all "stitch and turn".
by jelena
November 14th, 2006, 10:05 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: TUTORIAL >>> Footwear sketch/render tutorial.
Replies: 16
Views: 22714

nice to see you do some fashion footwear, these remind me of the G Series.
by jelena
November 7th, 2006, 10:15 pm
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Flocking outsole process
Replies: 31
Views: 15054

here's a close up pic. i ended up having to go for the all-over flocking because apparently it's the touching surface that has to be 51% or over flocked. the printed logo on it came out shitty, we're still trying to figure out a way to get it nice and crisp. http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b75/sis...
by jelena
November 7th, 2006, 8:08 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Flocking outsole process
Replies: 31
Views: 15054

oh and by the way if any one was wondering.....we finally managed to get the flocking on the outsole to look good!
by jelena
November 7th, 2006, 8:05 am
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Flocking outsole process
Replies: 31
Views: 15054

i actually heard another one the other day from the factory workers; something like: if there is a zipper on the boot shaft it is low duty, even if the upper is over 51% fabric and there is a rubber outsole.
by jelena
October 23rd, 2006, 2:48 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: I am doing a research on......
Replies: 6
Views: 1757

wrong section to post this and totally wrong forum!....in my opinion
by jelena
October 2nd, 2006, 4:48 pm
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: Fabric and Materials Trade Shows??
Replies: 2
Views: 1360

LineaPelle (Bologna, Italy) is coming up. Mainly for footwear and accessories but you could find something interesting.
by jelena
September 29th, 2006, 6:26 pm
Forum: footwear & softgoods
Topic: mirrored flim
Replies: 5
Views: 2407

you can always print a metallic finish on eva but it will never be as shinny as a real metal.