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Jenny Nemlekar
Works at Jenny N. Design
Attended The University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Pittsburgh, PA
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Makers Co. Lab: Jenny N. x Margot Bianca Batiks
I "met" Margot in December 2008 (just 8 months after I opened shop) when she was a featured seller on Etsy, and we've been working together ever since.  I use a lot of Margot's fabric for my bags, and often keep much of it for my own kitchen use. Wait.  Bef...
I "met" Margot in December 2008 (just 8 months after I opened shop) when she was a featured seller on Etsy, and we've been working together ever since. I use a lot of Margot's fabric for my bags, and often keep much of it for my own kitchen use. Wait. Before I get ahead of myself, ...
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Makers Co. Lab: Jenny N. Bags x Sevilla Smith Shoes
I've been running Jenny N. by myself since the spring of 2008.  Working alone for almost seven years can be pretty lonely. My business resolution for 2015 was to reach out and collaborate with other makers.  My favorite makers.  The makers whose products ha...
I've been running Jenny N. by myself since the spring of 2008. Working alone for almost seven years can be pretty lonely. My business resolution for 2015 was to reach out and collaborate with other makers. My favorite makers. The makers whose products have been in my wishlists, in my favorites, ...
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Holiday Order Deadlines!
It's that time of year again, my friends!  It's time to stalk the Pinterest boards of your loved ones, or simply click on that link your significant other not-so-subtly sent you of the bag she wants for Christmas.   Don't laugh; I have evidence(s) of this. ...
It's that time of year again, my friends! It's time to stalk the Pinterest boards of your loved ones, or simply click on that link your significant other not-so-subtly sent you of the bag she wants for Christmas. Don't laugh; I have evidence(s) of this. Here's a breakdown of when orders need to ...
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New Website, New Features
Backpack in Dark Gray Canvas with Chestnut Brown Trim This is the most popular canvas Backpack color combination that has sold in my shop to date.  You've never seen this bag offered in my shop.   How is this so?! My customers love being involved in the des...
This is the most popular canvas Backpack color combination that has sold in my shop to date. You've never seen this bag offered in my shop. How is this so?! My customers love being involved in the design process of a bag. Over the years, I've experienced the most positive feedback from a ...
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Introducing: The Monogram Tote
With Spring just around the corner, and long overdue for Pittsburgh (!!!), I've been in cleaning mode.  While my design aesthetic highly favors simplicity, my every day life has been feeling a bit... abundant. (Overly abundant. Excessive, to be exact.)  Ove...
With Spring just around the corner, and long overdue for Pittsburgh (!!!), I've been in cleaning mode. While my design aesthetic highly favors simplicity, my every day life has been feeling a bit... abundant. (Overly abundant. Excessive, to be exact.) Over the nearly six years of running my ...
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Re-Introducing: The Traveler
The Traveler has been redesigned!! (Finally!!) I've had a variation of this bag since 2008 (then, the "Hip Pocket") when I first opened shop.  It went through a few minor improvements like size increase, the addition of an adjustable belt strap, and then it...
The Traveler has been redesigned!! (Finally!!) I've had a variation of this bag since 2008 (then, the "Hip Pocket") when I first opened shop. It went through a few minor improvements like size increase, the addition of an adjustable belt strap, and then it remained unchanged for some years.
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Ready to Ship
There's now a Ready to Ship section on my shop with bags that are made and ready to ship within 1-3 business days! How convenient, considering one might want to pamper oneself with a special bag using special money gifted during the holidays for a special s...
There's now a Ready to Ship section on my shop with bags that are made and ready to ship within 1-3 business days! How convenient, considering one might want to pamper oneself with a special bag using special money gifted during the holidays for a special something for New Years!
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month
I have known too many women and families who have been affected by breast cancer.  You probably have, too.  Each October, I'm reminded of the strong women in my life who are fighting the battle against breast cancer every day, and especially reminded of tho...
I have known too many women and families who have been affected by breast cancer. You probably have, too. Each October, I'm reminded of the strong women in my life who are fighting the battle against breast cancer every day, and especially reminded of those women who have lost the battle to this ...
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Re-Introducing: The Foldover Clutch
I've been getting a lot of requests to bring back the Foldover Clutch .  I take names, you know.  Once I build up enough interest for a particular design, I start sketching!    I wanted to keep my lines simple, in keeping with my "back-to-basics" style I've...
I've been getting a lot of requests to bring back the Foldover Clutch. I take names, you know. Once I build up enough interest for a particular design, I start sketching! I wanted to keep my lines simple, in keeping with my "back-to-basics" style I've been adhering to lately (i.e. Tote, ...
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Looking Back 22 Years
I've told you before:  running a business is not all rainbows and ponies.  Remember the recall ?  (I can feel a pit in my stomach just thinking about that.) This time is no different.   This February, I started to fall into a slump.  I turned into this anno...
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  • Jenny N. Design
    Owner/Designer, 2008 - present
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I design and hand make leather bags in Pittsburgh, PA.
http://jennyndesign.com
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  • The University of Texas at Austin
    Biomedical Engineering, 2004 - 2009
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Nguyen