The Journey to Molly: Working On The GR 2 & GR 3 Prototypes

As time progresses, I become more accustomed to the processes of the footwear industry, and I learn what it takes to keep the momentum of my brand steady. In order to keep rising and flourishing, I have to delve deeper into the habit of extended planning and anticipation- I’m talking months ahead, to avoid dormantContinue reading “The Journey to Molly: Working On The GR 2 & GR 3 Prototypes”

The Journey To Molly: Showing In NYFW FW ’22 – The Recap [AND] The Aftermath!

By now, I’m sure a lot of you have seen The GR1 by MOLLY on the Flying Solo NYFW runway! And if you haven’t… Hellooo?? seriously?! What’s the hold up? Lol jk. But for real, go check out some of the hottest runway flicks with my footwear neoww! Having to determine what styling options IContinue reading “The Journey To Molly: Showing In NYFW FW ’22 – The Recap [AND] The Aftermath!”

The Journey To Molly: Showing In New York Fashion Week 2022!

NYFW is just around the corner and one of MOLLY’s biggest career milestones is quickly approaching! Come with me as I share my experience securing a coveted spot at the Flying Solo 2022 NYFW show !

Illustrations: The GR1 by MOLLY

Today, I’ll be sharing a sketch map detailing some of the different ways the interchangeable silhouettes of The Gemini Rebirth 1 can be styled, as well as the individual 3-in-1 looks for each pair… Enjoy! The GR1 – OLIVE/VERT (left); The GR1 – OLIVE/VERT – SLIPPER (right) The GR1 – OLIVE/VERT – Lace-Up Sandal TheContinue reading “Illustrations: The GR1 by MOLLY”

The Journey To Molly: What I’m Learning In My Quiet Period..

While I’ve spent many months getting things in order to release the first model of my debut collection- The Gemini Rebirth, there have inevitably been a few hitches and delays that I’ve had to face head on as a new footwear brand emerging into the luxury market. For entrepreneurs in any industry today, the dreamContinue reading “The Journey To Molly: What I’m Learning In My Quiet Period..”

DIY: Tassel Takeover! 10 Easy Steps To Spice Up Your Favourite Sandals This Summer

Summer’s finally here and we’ve all got a case of happy feet! With open-toe shoes popping up on every online store, pedicures are on the rise as this season’s beloved shoe styles are back on the shelves. Our desire to go along with what’s hot in fashion often leaves most Fashionistas looking somewhat like theContinue reading “DIY: Tassel Takeover! 10 Easy Steps To Spice Up Your Favourite Sandals This Summer”

The Journey To Molly: Creating My First Fashion Editorial.

The idea to execute my first editorial for MOLLY came to me spontaneously during the course of a weekend getaway at a cabin. I was yet to receive my footwear shipment in Canada and was more focused on figuring out how my products would be transported from the warehouse to my workspace, but as I’veContinue reading “The Journey To Molly: Creating My First Fashion Editorial.”

The Journey To Molly: Are We There Yet???

Yes, yes, yeees! And… no. After 8 months of working tirelessly on the first model in The Gemini Rebirth collection, The GR1, 1 month awaiting my shipment, and nearly 2 weeks having to wait for clearance with customs, I finally received all 250 handcrafted pairs! If you’ve read any of my earlier posts such asContinue reading “The Journey To Molly: Are We There Yet???”

Let’s Talk Real Life: Reflecting On Failed Job Offers And Dealing With Redirections

During my design & discovery journey, I found myself in situations where I was overly eager to gain more knowledge and experience in various aspects of the footwear industry. This often led me to explore job openings ranging from lower levels to top tier positions in established brands. At some point, I would have killedContinue reading “Let’s Talk Real Life: Reflecting On Failed Job Offers And Dealing With Redirections”