Innovo Group Inc, a sales and marketing organisation designing and selling craft, accessory and apparel products, on Tuesday posted a 61 per cent leap in net sales for 2001, compared to the previous year. Net sales surged to $9.2 million from $5.7m in 2000, while loss from operations net loss for the full year was $618,000, or $.04 per share, a 90 per cent improvement over the prior year's loss of $6.1m, or $.75 per share.