The boy went to visit family last week in Colorado and came back with gorgeous antique thimbles from Fall River Jewelry in Estes Park, CO. Am I the luckiest girl, or what?
Not too long ago, cosplay required a couple of frankenpattern moves and several google searches for costume hacks. Not anymore! While some pattern companies aren’t able to get the rights to call this patterns after their respective characters, it’s awesome to see more crafters and costumers hone their skill past papermache and duct tape. Last… Continue reading Be your favorite anti-hero
This is what I wore this Thursday. I skipped two days of MMM16 this week out of sheer laziness. I stayed in bed until I absolutely had to run to the train which doesn’t leave much time for playing dress up. Today, I managed to try. I don’t remember where I got the fabric but… Continue reading Purple pleated shift dress
Sorry for not posting this photos sooner. I got swamped at work but I’m finally showing off the dress I made for the Kentucky Derby. I finished it Friday night. This one unfortunately has now pockets. It’s a variation of the New Look 6909. I kept the pleated sleeves but didn’t do the pockets since I… Continue reading Derby Day
I finally got around to taking a photo for MMM16! Today, I wore the Beignet skirt from Collette Patterns. I made it ages ago when I still lived in Boston and it’s one of the few things the still fit. This skirt has pockets, too! Pockets! The fabrics is cotton from Sewfisticated Fabrics in Somerville,… Continue reading MMM16: Day 6