Tuesday, August 31, 2010

VOTE for Femilia's buds!

Rebecca & The Amys are one hot blonde, a couple of curvacious brunettes and our Rockabilly-from-the-Motor-City chaperone to keep us all in line... for another beer! Rebecca & The Amys are creative-minded life-loving individuals and we love them and their style, with all our hearts!

Click on the link to vote

The lovely editor of RDW spotted in Femilia at the LOVING TOUCH, FERNDALE

Our fave Detroit fashionista, Angela, was nice enough to share this lovely pic of her out and about this past weekend!  If anyone remember, this skirt was once a beautiful lace dress from one of our collections in 2007, and definitely needed an update! Voila!

Friday, August 27, 2010

FEMILIA TO BE SEEN @ the EMMYS this weekend!!!!!!!

Well, a dream we have had has finally come true.... A lovely gal, originally from Detroit, who now works for the HUBtv, has graced us the opportunity to turn heads in LA.

She will be adorned in a Strapless Drop Waist bustier gown, made of a beautiful Silk Devoure in Copper, and trumpets down to the floor.  Here is a little pic from a past runway that highlighted this breathtaking design...

Stayed tuned Sunday August 29th, and watch in amazement at ALL the beautiful couture gowns shown on the screens that evening..

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Femilia on the Exodus Rooftop of historic Greektown this LABOR DAY weekend!

This just in folks!!
So...here's the scoop!! Exodus is one of Detroit's finest out door dance party locations that Femilia gals in dresses have showed up many of times to shake a ruffle or two ;)  We are collaborating with some wonderful people (Andrew Marke Salon-Rochester Hills and Macomb location, Dj Jenny LeFemme and Matt Aubrey...Special Hosts featuring Jasmine, Jay, and Micheal) this is going to be a memorable evening to celebrate the last Holiday of Summer! Take a second and check out the beautiful flyer...and join us for a lovely evening under the stars! Twinkle twinkle people!!

Monday, August 23, 2010

RUSSELL INDUSTRIAL CENTER- People's Art Festival this weekend!

Come check us and the other Detroit Fashion Alliance, Wound Menswear and Peace Luv Spandex, this weekend, all weekend!!

We have a collaborative Fashion Show compilated by SHEI magazine (UofM Ann Arbor), and us talented designers in the FUNK NIGHT ROOM Saturday August 28th at 5pm.

1610 Clay Avenue Detroit Michigan

Hope to see you there!

Monday, August 16, 2010


Hello world my name is Denae' and I am a new intern with Femilia Couture and I love every minute of it. Especially the ladies I work,with  their so awesome. This past weekend we had a Fashion garage sale and it turned out to be a success. We even had local designers to come and participate as well. Can't wait to do it again. Well thanks for letting me introduce myself to you guys......p.s. come get to know us at the Bosco this wed at 8pm in Ferndale  $2 drinks are available. Hope to see you guys there ttyl <3<3<3.

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Guerilla {Fashion Garage} Sale Photos and Links

 Another successful fashion garage sale, under out belts, and we couldnt be happier to open our doors and share our wonderful made in Michigan High Fashion ansnd Ready to wear separates....Plus all the other goodies and treasures that were on sale!
Copy and paste the following links to get a peek at more Fashion Garage!


Friday, August 13, 2010

Its hours away!!!!

GUERILLA {Fashion Garage} SALE II
@Femilia Couture's Alley
420 Hilton Rd (between 8 and 9 mile)
Featuring the designs of:

...Sarah Lapinski (WOUND MENSWEAR)
Fotoula Lambros & Emily Thornhill (FEMILIA COUTURE)
Kelly Tinsley (KELLY LYNNE)

For Immediate Release:

FASHION GARAGE was such a hit, that it must happen again! So we have made the one time event a tradition in and around the Detroit area. So if you missed the first one, you will be happy to hear that it has been added again.

The designers have cleaned out everything, from the studios, attics, trunks basement, garages and life. In effort of promoting a sustainable lifestyle, four local Detroit based designers have come together, to create this one-of-a-kind Trunk show experience.

In fund raising efforts for the designers Five day International Fashion tour; Wound, Peace Love and Spandex, Femilia Couture, and Kelly Lynne designs are creating a unique mini boutique for the day in and behind the Ferndale based, Femilia Showroom. On Saturday, August 14th from 11am-sundown come and support their efforts to promote sustainability and recycle their gently used treasures.

Sale features:
Designer samples
Fashion Books
Sewing Supplies
baked goods
Adult and Kiddie Friendly beverages

These designers are cleaning out their fashionable lives, one closet at a time in and outside of the Ferndale based Femilia Showroom. Along with all the treasures, vinyl will fill the room with sounds by DJ Jefferson, DJ Dabnose and DJ EM.

We would like to encourage all local trend setters, fashion enthusiasts, artists, animal lovers, garage/yard sale fanatics, bargain hunters, pirates, and everyone else to come and enjoy the day, especially with a lemonade. This is definitely a TRUNK show you don’t want to miss.

For more information please visit: Call 248.850.8939 or email femilia.couture@gmail.com


Thursday, August 12, 2010

New Intern

Hello everyone I'm Jen (Fashion Design Student/Hairstylist) the newest member to the Femilia Couture family.  Just wanted to say hi & introduce myself.

Interning for the ladies at Femilia is great I'm learning soo much & meeting all kinds of interesting people, there's never a dull moment here!!  Each & everyday is a new learning experience for me!!

The ladies are like family to me & I wish them the best success in the future!!

Also I'm soo happy I can bring my Teacup Poodle Tiffany w/me to Femilia Couture because I hate leaving her home alone.

Things are going great for me right now & I know all of you will see more of me in the future!!

Have to say goodbye for now but I'll be back soon!

Tuesday, August 10, 2010


The buzz about town has been that two of the funniest, silly, stoners have been filming in and around the Detroit area. 

Femilia was kindly asked to create a NEW YORK style Storefront on the streets of Downtown Detroit, (on Congress between Shelby and Griswold) and couldnt be happier to pretend our Showroom overlooked "57th Street" 

Check it out in theaters this Holiday 2010~


Click on the link to see some of our latest Organic Ready to Wear Collection!!!!!!

Monday, August 9, 2010


THE TIME HAS COME!!! And this time...WE are the hosts of the next fashion garage sale.

Join us this Saturday August 14th, from 11 am to Sundown...Live Djs, munchies and drinks are all going to be here for your enjoyment!

Sunday, August 1, 2010

A lot is Brewing at Femilia~

Let's give a quick shout to the wonderful www.lupsonphoto.blogspot.com and show you some of here current work Modela Alexandra and her shot some great pix that we want to share with YOU!!

Featured in this is our ORGANIC BAMBOO JERSEY DRESS w/shoulder jersey applique, waistline pleat details, side gathered skirt seam and original FEMILIA dye method, $69.00 and can be customized in other colors than black upon request...

We are so excited to announce the big events for the month of August!!! Beyond the usual Wednesday night FASHION FIX @ Bosco in Ferndale....There is a list of up and coming events...

First:::JUST ADDED::::FEMILIA COUTURE will be Judging the particpicipating models at in the Paul Mitchell Institute Annual Student Competition. Femilia is in charge of Judging the model featured in the showcase.  We are excited to see some of the new faces in the local Modeling industry, and support a great event that is giving all the proceeds to an assortment of Charities. The event is hosted by the Emerald Ballroom in Mt. Clemens, Michigan.

****Guerilla Fashion Garage is going to be full of fun, and will be announced by the end of the week!! We are excited to have some new additions since the last one, and the new location will be something chic and interesting =)

We also are preparing for the next phase of our Production and introducing our brand to the global market! Detroit Fashion Alliance will be in full affect after the Labor Day holiday!

Exciting things are coming in everyday! Keep you post'd!!!