Dreams// A new project: Welkin NYC!

Over the past few weeks and months, I have been working alongside my good friend and fellow blogger Belle of Petite Biet. We have been working on something close to our hearts, something that feels like birth in a way…really, it does. Not as painful- I’m certain- but with all the nerves and excitement that comes along with it.

Our new project, our new baby; Welkin NYC! 
Welkin NYC is a children’s clothing line inspired by the city and made in the city! We both know how difficult it is to find well-made, eco-friendly clothing that is not only sustainable, but also unisex. By pushing the color palette boundaries, and virtually making a season-less line, we believe we have developed something that not only we love, but our fellow mamas and papas out there too. Welkin NYC was created with the idea that each piece can be passed down from sibling to sibling, boy or girl, friend to friend.

It all seems like a dream really, slightly changing careers a bit, creating something I so fully believe in, with my good friend who believed in this before I. I am so excited I feel like I need to pinch myself at times. Is this my life?  Can this really happen? Can we help other parents in this way? All answers lead to yes.

But to truly make this a yes, we need the help of our supporters, readers, friends, and family. We have launched a kickstarter to help fund our first production. There are great rewards, including some art, a personal NYC tour, and a photo shoot by yours truly, oh, and piece of the line of course. 
We would love support in anyway you guys! From a congrats, to a high five next time you see us on the street, donating-if you can, telling a friend, or even reposting.

Here is a link to our kickstarter! And guess who did that kick-ass video? Thanks husband!
Facebook: www.facebook.com/welkinnyc
If you would like to follow us on instagram its @welkinnyc and we are using the hashtag #welovewelkin if you decide to repost!

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU guys for all of your support! “
With love,
LaTonya- Now half of Welkin NYC

0 thoughts on “Dreams// A new project: Welkin NYC!

  • Reply josie renee September 16, 2013 at 3:22 pm

    Girl, this looks AMAZING! I can totally see my son wearing these items. I love the leather pants for the tots and the "short, dark and handsome tee". Good job. No really, great job! I'll check out your kickstarter. Wish you the world of success!


  • Reply Collections September 16, 2013 at 4:05 pm

    Stunning. This is so exciting! Congrats!!

  • Reply Anonymous September 16, 2013 at 4:12 pm

    Yay!!! Congratulations 🙂

  • Reply Lisa Pappalardo September 16, 2013 at 4:42 pm

    This is so exciting! I'm so happy for you! I'm tweeting it now!

    xo Lisa
    Making Life's Lemons

  • Reply Kristianna September 16, 2013 at 10:55 pm

    The construction on the striped dress is fabulous. I can't wait until I can buy something like that for my 1 yr old neice. I know she'll rock it, once she can walk. 🙂

  • Reply LaTonya Yvette September 17, 2013 at 3:46 am

    Awe Josie, so sweet thank you thank you!!!

  • Reply LaTonya Yvette September 17, 2013 at 3:46 am

    Thank you so much!!!

  • Reply LaTonya Yvette September 17, 2013 at 3:47 am

    thank you!! anything helps!

  • Reply LaTonya Yvette September 17, 2013 at 3:48 am

    haha Kristiana,
    Thank you! We are hoping with all the support we get some donors to get the line produced, then your niece can wear a piece!!


  • Reply Lisa H September 17, 2013 at 4:34 am

    Congrats!! You guys will do great! These clothes are adorable.

  • Reply Leslye Suarez February 10, 2015 at 5:47 am

    These are so cute! Are you still selling them? (hope so) I checked your site and I can't find the shopping tab.

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