• fall wardrobe part five | edenham dress

    I’m back…and with a finished dress! I am ever so creatively calling this the Liberty Edenham Dress (named for the fabric) because I am all named out at the current moment. I actually finished this dress a little over a week ago but had to wait to post because it’s this week’s Featured Project on […]

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  • the vintage alterations saga

    I have pretty much finished the alterations on my friend’s Suzy Perette dress, we basically had to rebuild the top half of the dress.  The waist was way too long in the back, the darts had to be turned into princess seams to remove room above the bust (we’re not sure what that was for […]

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  • vintage alterations

      Shortly before my sewing machine broke I agreed to do some alterations for a friend on two of her vintage pieces.  One, the Suzy Perette dress, is turning out beautifully.  The amazing suede jacket in the first photo is being a serious pain in the ass.  Someone had the gall to do a really […]

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  • kari + dave

    Last night I picked up the photos of Kari + Dave’s wedding from my friend Troy who was our wonderful photographer. I thought I would post a few since the photos I took were horrible and I never really got to show any good photos of the dress! We desperately need to take the dress […]

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  • watery depths dress

    I’ve been meaning to make some studio dresses for a while, but I just finally got around to starting on the project (oh, by studio dress I mean dresses I can wear in the studio, i.e. comfortable, cotton, cool, room to move). This is the first dress in the studio dress series, and I think […]

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  • colorblocked kat dress

    Phew! Here it is, my dress is finally finished. I started this baby way back in July 2009 as a rush job to wear to my friend Kat’s wedding, but decided I liked how it was turning out too much to finish it in such a hurry. So I packed it up, went to the […]

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