After 40 years as a force in the couture performance costume industry, Satin Stitches Ltd. is excited to announce that Mercedes Bergman has been promoted to the position of Director of Operations. Satin Stitches is a Minnesota based company founded by Deborah J Nelson, who will continue to be involved with the creative oversight of the business.
As the newly appointed Director of Operations, Mercedes will oversee production while continuing to work with clients as a designer and CAD patternmaker. Mercedes was first drawn to the apparel industry for the challenge to incorporate art with functionality. She joined the Satin Stitches team in 2017 after completing the Apparel Technologies program at MCTC. You can find Mercedes’ independent design work featured in Minneapolis runway shows and print publications.
Satin Stitches hand-crafted costuming is ‘Designed for a Sensational Performance!’ Our team of skilled professionals collaborate with customers from across the nation in creating custom designs for dance teams, show choirs, cheer and pom teams, and synchronized skating teams.
In addition to superior attention to detail, Satin Stitches is committed to impeccable fit for performers of ALL sizes. Our standard sizes include options for children, men, women, plus sizes and specialized torso, sleeve and leg lengths-- creating a true ‘we fit everyone’ mantra.