Paula Pfotenhauer, owner of JEAJA Design Studio has been making patterns for over 30 years. Production sewing, sample making, product development, overseas quality control inspection and factory sourcing are all part of her long work history that has given her a master understanding of all aspects involved in the construction of a garment.  

JEAJA Design studio is equipped with PAD system pattern and grading software as well as a digitizer and plotter.  For your Prototypes and sample sewing , we are outfitted with industrial straight stitch, overlock, button-holer and coverstitch machines. 


We are happy to work with the novice designer and show you the ropes of getting your manufacturing done right here in the Bay Area. 

 Consulting . Pattern making . Prototypes Revisions . Fit Consultation . Digitizing . Grading. Pattern printouts (Plots) . Graded nests . Yields. Sample Sewing and Spec Sheets

 Want it manufactured local? Most likely it can be done. We will research the best and available local factories for you, 

Factory introduction visit. 

Delivery and pick up of style(s) for sample costing

Quality assurance inspection and consultation with factory to delivery of goods. 

Please come in for a free 20 minute consultation on what you need and what it will take to make your ideas come to reality. Email for an appointment -