Eventful weekend!…

This past Saturday is was attending Design Showcase West Annual Exhibition & Graduate Showcase for UCLA’s School of Theatre, Film & TV …. what a great day we had! Meeting some very inspiring people!

Listening to a fantastic speech by film director Guillermo Del Toro, wow the guy was not only really funny, but had some really great advice to the graduating students, and I totally sucked it up like a sponge… we can always learn…

I also got to meet Deborah Nadoolman Landis an Oscar nominated costume designer, one of her most famous work is the red leather jacket Mr Jackson wore in Thriller!!! She was very elegant and super charming!

Afterward there was a Swarovski exibit…oh yes…we did get to play with the crystals!!! I went home with a bag, a couple of handmade crystal pendant…..thinking about maybe adding some stones with my embroidered bags…..hmmmm…let me think….

here are some photos of the day 😉Guillermo Del Toro Deborah Nadoolman Landis Swarovski Bottles Swarovski Bottles Guiseppe Zanotti- Boots embelished with Swarovski crystals Alexander McQueen- Vest embellished with Swarovski Crystals Costume from the motion picture Burlesque- embellished with Swarovski crystals Prabal Gurung CFDA capsule collection-embellished with Swarovski crystals Costume for motion picture THOR embellished with Swarovski crystals Alexander McQueen- Vest embellished with Swarovski Crystals Swarovski Tile Swarovski Tile Elizabeth Matthews designing her Swarovski Bag!

The  day after this fabulous event, I got to spend the Swedish National day , June 6th, with my best friends at the church in San Pedro CA…a lot of singing and little teary eyed, missing home…but it all went away with a piece of Prinsesstårta…. mmmmm Swedish princess cake….

On my work front I have been very busy, I will have to post some  photos of my new work to share with you…

Getting ready for The Art Show, with Viveca’s Art, coming up this weekend Saturday and Sunday,

11-5pm- just let me know if you want to stop by!! it’s going to be some really great items for sale, I will be selling some unique bags, Viveca will be selling her Art work…..you should come by and say hi ;-))

Well I’m off……..I hope your weekend was just a splendid as mine was!



wow time flies…

Fuschia Bridesmaids dress for Mary Christina

Can’t believe how time flies….wow it’s already mid April…time to plan my Swedish vacation..hmm probably sometime mid July I think…

In the meantime I finished MC’s bridesmaids dress, she was really happy with is, me too , considering polyester is not my fabric of choice, but the color is fantastic and I love the design they chose!

Made another makeup wristlet, this time in brown raw silk, with Peace Love Rock’n’roll Guitar, for Shawn, girlfriend of my close friend Caroline. It is now officially my biggest seller!! Most gals like the rock’n’roll guitar…how cool is that?!

Oh oh…. I just made a new wristlet/pouch in brown leather with traditional Swedish folkloric embroidery…I will post pic tomorrow, and hope you’ll like it ;


kisses, Pernilla


Blue Hazel Productions’ Event April 1st…

Next Friday I am showcasing my Spring 2011 Bag Collection together with Miss Becka Bathing suits at this really great event!

Blue Hazel Productions is created by two extremely talented swedish women, Marie Bergenholtz and Annika Hylmö, who are writing their first movie script, called ‘A Stitch Above.

I’m so looking forward to this event , it’s going to be so much fun, interesting people, music, food & drinks!!

I think they still have room for some more guest, just let me know or contact them directly if you are interested in meeting them and stopping by and say hi to me!!

Hope to see you there!!!!!

Happy Friday ya’ll….stay dry 😉

kisses, Pernilla


You Are Cordially Invited

Join Annika & Marie for a Celebration of

One of the Most Exciting Moments in Our Lives

The Initial Kickoff Celebration for Blue Hazel Productions

and our feature film, A Stitch Above!!!

Join our celebration and get ready to help fund our first movie, A Stitch Above!

Come enjoy the open bar, hors d’oevres, fun fashion raffle, and gorgeous live music as

the filmmakers raise the curtain on this hot new coming of age drama set against the

challenges of a criminal father and the glittering backdrop of Italian fashion!

• Live Music by Haakon Graaf, Clayton Joseph Scott and other surprise


• Grill the writer/producers during our Q&A!!

• Listen to script readings by Robert Miano and many other talented actors!

‘A Stitch Above’

After a father embezzles the family fortune, a gifted high school senior must find her

own way and figure out how to get to the Italian School of Design.

A Stitch Above explores how a teenage girl reaches her creative dream in the middle

of her family’s criminal activities, chaos and deceit. This coming of age story for the

21st century, speaks to the universal themes of the artistic spirit, as Mandy McQueen

conquers her demons to take her rightful place as the future of fashion.

Send us your Questions

Have a question for the producers? Email us to ensure yours gets answered!


Annika Hylmo & Marie Bergenholtz

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