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MaJac Collection: interview

Today I have an exciting post! Finally a new interview. This time it is a small and black owned brand MaJAc Collection. We know each other from Instagram (make sure to out her beautiful gram) and I am absolutely in love with her styles. I know you will love her creations as much as I did so dared to ask her for an interview. Today I am sharing it with you. Please meet Marie Lovely Eloi.

1 It may be a boring question but it is always curious. How did you start MaJAc Collection?

MaJAc Collection started when me and my husband started dating. As a young child, I’ve never had any interest in sewing until my last year in University. In 2013, i bought a sewing machine at Walmart and a few yards of fabric, elastic. I went on YouTube searching for circle skirt from there i made my first piece. A few years, i explained to my husband how i wished to sew like my mom. That’s how MaJAc ( mah-djak) started. At first it was MaJAc Designs then changed into MaJAc Collection.

2 What was the very first product you ever designed for MaJAc Collection?

The very first piece that hit my IG was a green african print gown with orange train. I made that piece for one of my friends. She was attending a wedding and that was when everybody knew i sew. I felt overjoyed that day
 
3 There are lots and lots vibrant and magical patterns in your collections. Where do you find inspiration for them?

Laugh... i love bright colors because they make me happy and i find most of my inspiration on Pinterest. Plus, i follow Stella Jean’s works. She mixes prints beautifully.

4 How does being a mother help you to be a better designer?

Honestly, I’m not a designer yet which I’d like to be one. As a new mom, i encounter a lot of challenges, but i always try to balance both. 

5 the last question is something I always ask designers. they say creative people always do something about their toys when they are little. I know a hairdresser who made new short hair cuts for each doll overnight. Did you do something like that when you were little?

Unfortunately, I’ve never dreamt of being a “designer “. At first, i wanted to be a dancer, model, and singer. So, no i never destroyed my toys.
 
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All photos belong to MaJAc Collection and is added per permission of author.
 

Have a nice day,
Lyosha

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Comments

  1. All of these are so gorgeous! This is such an amazing collection!

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  2. Congrats on your first collection interview. I have to say you sew really well and yes, sometimes life puts us on paths that are completely different from what we wanted. Who knows, you just might end up being a designer. Keep doing you.

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  3. Thank you for introducing us to this wonderful designer and MajAc Collection. I love the interview. Keep them coming!

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  4. Great interview with Marie Lovely Eloi. Glad that she proves that what you did with your toys in the past doesnt preview your future or else I would be an undertaker cause most of my G.I. Joes are buried in the backyard of my childhood home.
    I do love Marie's designs though. These colors and patterns are so unique and pop. I really like that green dress and of course that pink and purple skirt is awesome. Love that her mom's skills in sewing helped motivate her to learn and become a better seamstress and ultimately a unique designer.

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  5. I love this interview. And these are some fabulous clothes. I love all the colors.

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  6. Her prints look fun & lively!!!! love it!

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  7. Love my African prints and have many clothing items with them.

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  8. These are really cute designs! And I love her story about starting her company when she met and started dating her boyfriend!

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  9. Thanks for sharing! Awesome article for me, because I'm interested about fashions and designing.

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  10. Congratulations on a fantastic interview. I love her designs and collections, they are always colourful and vibrant.

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  11. Wow !! This is really a great to check out an amazing interview.. I really loved the print and the collection a lot!!

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  12. These are some amazing collection. Even I like the first gown which you designed that green gown. That girl is looking so beautiful in that gown

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  13. The outfits are absolutely stunning! I love the way this collection look so much, thanks for sharing this post with us and congrats on a nice interview as well!

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  14. Oh my goodness what an AMAZING collection. Makes me want to do some major shopping.

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  15. The entire Majac collection looks incredibly lovely. Great interview to read.

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  16. What an amazing collection! I love all these vivid colors and clothes! Would love to get something for myslef! :)

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  17. I LOVE all of the fun and vibrant colors! Such an amazing collection!

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  18. Wow, everything from the MaJAc Collection looks so lovely! I loved reading about the roots of the brand and how it has grown into what it is today!

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  19. Amazing!!! I've never heard of Majac to be honest but the collection is gorgeous, wow!!! Beautiful work.

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  20. These are beautiful clothes. This is a collection that I would wear for sure

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  21. Wonderful interview! These are beautiful designs. I especially like the last dress because it has so much spark to it. It would be so fun to wear!

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  22. Oh wow! Those designs are beautiful! I loved reading about this incredible designer.
    the creation of beauty is art.

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  23. OH wow that first dress - the green one is absolutely stunning! I'm in love !!! - Sienna <3

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  24. Great collection! What does MaJac mean anyways?

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  25. Sewing is such a great talent! And her works are stunning!

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  26. It is nice to know you. I was once want to be a designer but at the end i became a web designer :)

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  27. I love photography. Love your collection

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  28. I always really admire people who can sew! I wouldn't know where to start :)

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  29. Oh I checked her Instagram out and must say its a lovely brand. And that flourocent necklace just took my heart away, it looks so gorgeous.

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  30. This is such a fun and beautiful collection. It helps that a gorgeous woman is modeling them. Cant wait to see more

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  31. Oh you own every single outfit that you wore! I love the vibe and how you just carried it.

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  32. Wow, that's a lovely interview! The MaJac collection is beautiful, love those outfits designed by her ��

    Thanks,
    Everything Enchanting

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  33. these outfits looks so lovely and amazing one..even though these designs looks so adorable and mesmerizing..glad you shared them with us..great work though...

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  34. Sewing is such an admirable skill! How gorgeous and divine!

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  35. Nice colors and the collection is exciting! Thanks for sharing with us and look forward to some more! Knycx Journeying

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  36. I love the colors here and you're great modeling these clothes!

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  37. Maybe you haven't' become a singer, however you have become a very good designer. Well done.

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  38. What a nice interview with Marie, she’s lovely on all her photos and her designs are fab . Love the colours , so lively and stunning. MaJac Collection are indeed fabulous!

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  39. Majac has a beautiful eye for design. That green African print gown with orange train is absolutely beautiful and looks amazing on her friend.

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  40. These are really great designs. Your interviewee is really beautiful and inspiring. Thank you so much for sharing this with us!

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  41. I’m loving the colors, these outfits are so stylish! What a wonderful interview

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  42. Wow! These collections are so beautiful and amazing. Thank you so much for sharing.

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  43. I love this interview and all the bright colors........ these designs are just awesome and inspiring :)

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  44. you are so stylish ! Love it !

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  45. These are great and amazing designs. Her story is inspiring and I enjoyed reading the interview.

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  46. Amazing! I've never heard of Majac to be honest but the collection is gorgeous!

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  47. I enjoyed reading this interview post with Marie. The green dress design is great. Not seen her designs on IG yet.

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  48. i enjoyed staying or reading here, thanks alot

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  49. I love this! It was so much fun getting to know the person behind their incredible creations. I am absolutely IN LOVE with that orange and green dress. It's a stunner! I can see why others would have fallen in love with it at the wedding.

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