JLD-Studios ~ The Apparel Resource to Get Things Done!

Est. 2012: Our studio employs experts in garment product lifecycle, from the first sketch to packaged production.  Working remotely is a breeze and the way we’ve communicated with over 90% of clients for the past 10 years.  We’ll work with you on garment design and print development to create leggings and activewear that can be produced stateside with low minimums.

Our team of passionate print designers, versatile patternmakers, and skilled seamstresses are all working under one roof in Portland, Oregon, USA.  We have the team and know-how to tackle your apparel development & production needs.


Contact us and we’ll respond!  Filling out our New Inquiry Form is the quickest way to connect. Email is the next best option. Our team is always buzzing, so were less likely to pick up the phone. Once connected we have a convenient app for scheduling a phone call, zoom, or in-person meeting with our director.  This way you have our undivided attention while were chatting.

Women Owned

For 10 years!  Our director & dedicated team are excited to continue putting your legging needs at the top of our priority list.

Low Minimums

We offer low minimum solutions starting at 24 units per style and colorway. All of our services are ala carte and developed to meet your needs.  Avoid overstock and deep discounts by ordering custom leggings just in time to meet your customer demand.

Creating US Jobs

Located in Portland, Oregon with all of our manufacturing done in one conveniently located facility. From printing the fabric, to cutting and sewing we employ individuals to work in studio and never outsource. When possible we even purchase goods and equipment from US vendors.

Top 3 Print Design Trends from July Print Shows

This month we participated in not 1, but 2 (virtual) print shows. For those that attended, check your email for a special offer. For everyone else- here are our take-aways

customizable leggings

Order from our Customizable Legging Suite

We made a commitment to supporting small and emerging brands by creating a customizable legging suite. The pre-production costs are lower while the options are expansive (over 500 variations).

maybabes patent pending leggings

Women In Business: May Babes

We’re picking back up our Women In Business series with May Babes founder Emily who has created a new kind of supportive legging. Her patent pending leggings design is currently

Experiment with Print on Textured Fabrics

Feeling limited by available printing techniques? We use sublimation printing in our studio. While it does require polyester fabric- that’s one of the few limitations. The material can be blended