JLD-Studios Holiday

From all of us at JLD we’d like to wish you a very happy holiday season! To make it even brighter- we’re offering 20% off our entire print collection. This Holiday Print Sale starts now and goes through the end of December. All online print purchases will be discounted. Have you signed up to view our online print collection? If not, registration is easy! Click here to get started. Once online we have two ways to shop. EXCLUSIVE DESIGNSThese prints are only sold once and all rights are transferred to the buyer. All available colorways are included in the package. NON-EXCLUSIVE DESIGNSPrints in this collectionRead More →

get shit done

Get Shit Done. This has been our motto since day one and continues to be a guiding principle. The last 2ish years have been an interesting roller coaster. While we’re not out the other side yet, we’re continuing to do our part to stay positive and create the products that make you happy. This post was originally written when we didn’t know what the future held in store. We’ve kept some exerts from that time below. But plan to continue to update here with all the shit we’re getting done. 9/1/2021 UpdateStarted offering health insurance to all full-time employees. 4/20/2021 Update Added an additional SewingRead More →

If you set a goal at the beginning of this year to finally start your own legging brand, there is still time! Finish the decade off strong by bringing your dreams into focus. We have available legging silhouettes or can custom design leggings to meet your brand needs. If you want to be crushing your sales goals at this time next year, getting started now is ideal. Check out the ways we can help you get started. Available Legging Customization Options waistband stitching material printed or solid branding Request info Here! Custom Legging Options You tell us! Pockets? Mesh Cutouts? Booty Scrunch? Send us anRead More →

Hello everyone! It’s Jennifer here, founder of JLD-Studios. Today, I will be giving you some tips on how to start a leggings brand so you can design and sell your own custom leggings. Creating a leggings brand or any form of business is not an easy task (trust me, I am still learning as I go). 1. Do your research: What I always tell my clients is to first research and put together a plan. Who is your customer- Be Specific!  What kind of leggings will they wear? Why will they shop with you? Do they prefer cats or dogs? A specific customer will help youRead More →

Inspiration comes from many different places. This year, we want to share some of the things that inspire us to you. Here are our top 10 Blogs and Instagrams every designer should follow. 1. Maker’s Row Maker’s Row is an online marketplace that connects American manufacturers with small, medium-sized businesses. Not only are they a great resource to find local manufacturers, they also provide great content on industry news ranging from fashion, manufacturing, entrepreneurship, and much more. 2. The Bussiness of Fashion (BoF) We cannot create a post about top 10 Blogs and Instagrams every designer should follow without mentioning The Business of Fashion (B0F). BoF isRead More →

JLD-Studios 2017 New logo

As the year is nearly ending, we thought it would be the perfect time to reflect on what happened in 2017. This year, we had so many new opportunities, projects, and drank gallons of coffee. Here is a quick JLD-Studios 2017 recap for you. Destination for Customized Leggings If you haven’t heard the news, JLD-Studios is now specializing in textile design and manufacturing leggings. We are very excited to take on this new business and we know that you are as well! Here are some leggings that we have designed this past year. MHARBANA is a sustainable athletic wear line that provides high-quality fabrics andRead More →

She is an all-star designer, creative, and woman. Jennifer Diana is JLD-Studios Founder and Creative Director. We are so excited to have her on the blog and share her stories on how JLD-Studios began. So why did you created JLD-Studios? Throughout my career in fashion, I’ve always been passionate about finding a way to create more jobs in the US.  Initially, we started as a freelance business servicing the apparel industry in apparel development and textile design. Over the years we’ve been able to build a team of hardworking women that together excel in all areas of full product development through manufacturing. Those women areRead More →

As a women-owned and women-operated business, we love to support others like us on this journey. Our first Women in Business feature is Lorica Clothing, founded by Elie Hutchinson. Today, Elie will talk about the story behind her brand and what’s in store for the future. Describe Lorica Clothing in 3 words: For Every Warrior What inspired you to start Lorica Clothing? Ever since I paged through my brother’s Dungeons and Dragons manuals as a kid, I’ve been smitten with images of epic heroes and flashing steel. If I had my way, I’d just wear full plate armor casually in my daily life. But inRead More →

Who We Are     We are a team of creative and passionate women that work with small emerging brands to make their dreams come true. From our designers to our sewers, we understand the development process from concept to execution. Since the day we started our foundation was built on a commitment to customers in quality, speed, and communication. We are also proud to be part of a growing network of US manufacturers and bringing jobs back to the USA!   What We Do Have you ever dreamed of creating your own Leggings collection? Then you found the perfect place. We live and breathe leggingsRead More →