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Pre-Loved Podcast with Emily Stochl

Jun 7, 2021

S5 Ep19 DREA of HIDDEN OPULENCE: owner and head seamstress - on small batch vintage repair, alterations, mending, and the stories of garments in their stitches and seams.


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Pre-Loved Podcast: Drea of Hidden Opulence

Today we’re speaking with Drea of Hidden Opulence. 

Drea is the owner and head seamstress at Hidden Opulence in Portland, Or. Hidden Opulence is a Design House that’s focused on apparel sustainability by providing a range of services from upcycling, alteration to small batch production. 

Drea is also an entrepreneur, body positive model and passionate advocate for sustainable fashion. 

On this episode we talk about Drea’s journey to starting Hidden Opulence, mending and repairs, the stories of garments found in their stitches and seams, and so much more! I’m really excited to bring you this episode today, so let’s dive right in!

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