PRETTIE LANES offers much more than a handmade, period - authentic design.
It sells the new, traditionally fashioned alternative to true vintage, in your size!
Franziska Schlupski PRETTIE LANES is specialized in the iconic fashion of the 1940s and 1950s.
Nostalgic styles for all the ladies,
who cherish the femininity and romance of that era. Authenticity, the
attention to details and timeless elegance shape the collections.
With vintage sewing techniques and carefully selected fabrics and materials PRETTIE LANES intends to create designs that are as authentic as possible, yet no reproductions. Metal zippers, rayon seam hemming, fabrics in limited editions and a lot of handstitching are just a few things used to develop this 'vintage look and feel' without(!) a modern twist.
Feel what it is like to wear a handmade, vintage garment and enjoy the advantage of simply choosing your inividual size.
All designs are handmade to order in PRETTIE LANES' private house studio in Switzerland (not open for public) and are produced
in limited editions only that are exclusively available online.
No surplus is produced - hence no garment waste.
The designer and owner behind PRETTIE LANES - Franziska Schlupski started sewing
when she was 11 years old and never stopped designing and sewing ever since. During graduating from her business studies, she moved fro Germany to Switzerland. After 2 years of business
preparation, the self-financed and independent fashion label 'Franziska Schlupski PRETTIE LANES' was launched on 15th April 2015 after 15 years of (autodidact) sewing and design
Designer, Owner: Franziska Schlupski.
PRETTIE LANES faces contemporary challenges in the fashion industry. The materials
and notions for the designs are mainly sourced from Europe and no low-cost factory is used for the production of the garments. Each piece by Prettie Lanes is 100% made in Switzerland - one piece
at a time.
PRETTIE LANES in the media
Away from mass production and sameness - PRETTIE LANES fashion designs & hats are sold in limited editions keeping each piece special. Once sold out - a design
will never be available again in the exact same style. One of a kind and custom garments to spread individuality. Each piece is exclusively sold via this online shop.
Environmentally conscious, each garment is designed & handmade in PRETTIE LANES' private house atelier in Switzerland. Everything is made to order. No surplus - no garment waste. Natural and bio degradable fabrics are used (no polyester, elathane). Ethically manufactured, slow fashion from Switzerland.
PRETTIE LANES creates new, midcentury style, true to era designs, yet no vintage reproductions. With vintage sewing and construction techniques & period accurate materials each piece has the signature vintage look & feel. Vintage inspired fashion based on modern values.
The inhouse design and manufacturing process at PRETTIE LANES allows for customized designs as well as customized sizing, Body positivity and size inclusion are
core values of this company, serving clients of all shapes and sizes and providing them with an individual, perfectly fitted garment.
PRETTIE LANES' Fashion Show (Friday 10th April 2020) & Vending Booth (Saturday 11th April 2020).
One of the rare opportunities to have a close look at all PRETTIE LANES' fashions and hats &
to meet the designer Franziska Schlupski personally at the famous Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend, Las Vegas, USA.