Lindi is a fashion designer herself and brought bags upon bags full of gorgeous pieces of fabric, lace, lining and a variety of trim to our office. We had such a lovely chat and look forward to spending more time with her. Thank you Lindi for your precious donations! Eric Elronde and the TAGI team.
Chrizelle has become our most regular contributor with monthly donations. We have decided to keep record of her donations in one page moving forward. This page will be updated periodically with dates and photos added to the accompanying album. 2 October 2018 – Fabric and trim; 19 January 2019 – Ribbon; 10 February 2019 – […]
And here is another round of donations from Chrizelle! Some came off our wishlist, others off our immediate need list and then some all around goodies! Thank you so much! Eric Elronde and the TAGI team.
These fabrics found their way to us through our Sew ‘n Senations network. Thank you Nina for donating lace and ribbons to us! Eric Elronde and the TAGI team.
There is a group of individuals that helps TAGI with all manners of odds and ends, specific donations of items we need urgently or helping to keep the lights on and gas in the car. They all wish to stay anonymous. To them we would like to say a special thank you for always helping […]
Milla and Chrizelle surprised us again with another beautiful donation! We received, our ever elusive, wrapping ribbon, as well as other beautiful lacy ribbons, buttons and a total of FIVE bags full of assorted cut-off fabrics. And they are varied in textiles, colours and types! We can not wait to start processing them all. We […]
Chrizelle has done it again! Another donation, and this time one of her friends jumped in as well! I met Milla last year while she was visiting Chrizelle, my sister-in-law, and they spent the day with us. Chrizelle was sorting out buttons for us and Milla was sorting out beads. I somewhat jokingly, and not […]
This is our first official donation since The Angel Gown™ Initiative has been registered as an NPO. And from one of our regular donors, Chrizelle Erasmus. She donated another two bags full of TAGI goodness. The first bag had two pieces of beautiful satin in green, as well as a variety of embroidered fabrics. Also […]
Last week as we were preparing to package our next donation of Angel Gown™ garments we realized our packaging materials were running low. We made an appeal on Facebook for donations. Our sister initiative, The Angel Box Initiative, shared this post. One of their followers saw this post and reached out to us. Through her […]
This post is to honour the memory of Henry Klopper. As we were preparing to package our next donations of Angel Gown™ garments I realized we were running low on packaging material. I decided to appeal to kindness of our followers, and kindness followed! On 25 January 2018 I made a post on our Facebook […]