CUSTOM MADE. VINTAGE INSPIRED.
BACK STORY: Desire'e Marie Design was founded in 2011 on a passionate love for vintage and unique garments. After graduating from IADT-Orlando with a BFA in Fashion design & Merchandising, she interned at So Sweet Boutique and was independently contracted for Prom/Pageant Alterations soon after.
THE PROCESS: Still a one-woman-show, she makes each piece sourcing fabrics that are made ethically. Believing in slow-fashion, Desiree aims to create dresses that will be cherished, and treasured for decades. Repeatedly finding new ways to recycle her past designs, and fabric scraps to reduce waste, and using recycled kraft boxes, and acid free white tissue paper to ship all her pieces.
DESIGNS: She is is at all times striving to better herself, and business. Her designs are feminine, and fun, and she has always believed in size inclusivity, making each piece made to measure.
PRESS: Her work has been featured in The Tampa Bay Times, En Vie and Elegant Magazine. She has participated in Tampa Bay Fashion Week, PAFW competitions 2013, 2014, and Big Fake Wedding Austin 2015, 2016. She has in addition made a custom piece for the Oscar Blandi team for a trade event.
Now focusing on dresses for Austin brides, and online clients around the world. Studio visits are available by appointment only.
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Tara · Married on 10/15/2016
Desiree did an amazing job on my bridesmaids dress. She was able to come out and meet with me and the other bridemaids, do our fittings, alterations, and was able to make the dresses just like we imagined them and at a very reasonable price. I am very self concious of my small chest and she even added breast cups into my dress to make me more comfortable. Desiree and I have even started talking about making a costume for me for a show I have coming up. She is very creative and professional and I would definitely recommend her to others.Sent on 09/08/2015
User6010563 · 2+ years ago
Desiree is very talented! I will always use her as my personal Fashion Designer! She's fast, responsive, talented and passionate!! It shows shes very educated at her craft! If you want quality, go to Desiree!!Sent on 12/01/2015
Rachel · Married on 03/29/2015
She did a very good job on my dress, and had it back to me in a timely manor. I would definitely use her again.Sent on 09/13/2015