The Boat Neck is such a classic neckline. While it’s generally thought to be most flattering to smaller busts and narrower shoulders, I’ve seen many women with more athletic silhouettes totally rock this neckline. It adds definition to your shoulders, and it makes you look like a rich lady. If you’re looking to adapt a … More Draft A Boat Neck
“Instructions” is a bit of a stretch. This tank top is seriously a cakewalk. Behold Step 1: And Steps 2-4: If this is too complicated for you, then I can’t really help. That being said, I have created another multi-sized sewing pattern PDF for any interested sewists out there. It is $8USD, which … More Tank Top Pattern and Instructions
This is a throwback post, from back when I was young and pretty and living in a city. Hot damn I miss that apartment. And that body. Take a very large button down shirt. Very large: I used a men’s XL, and I’m a women’s Medium. The shirt has to be long enough that it … More DIY Summer Jumpsuit from a Large Shirt
Knickerbockers. Remember those? Usually made of wool, denim or corduroy, these fashion staples of the olden days had a brief resurgence in the 1970s, mostly as children’s wear, occasionally as random fashion designer gear (looking at you, Pierre Cardin). So if you were young (or a less fortunate model) in the late 70s/early 80s, there is … More Knickerbocker Upcycle
Why would you need a wall-mounted bull head, you ask? Because it’s so damn cute. These are the instructions on how to assemble your wall-mounted bull head. You can find the sewing pattern over here, on my Etsy page. And here is the Burdastyle link on how to print and assemble a PDF sewing … More Wall Mounted Bull Head Instructions
What an exciting year. For me; maybe yours wasn’t exciting at all. Or maybe it was shitty exciting (I’ve had a few years like that, 2010, looking at you with a screwface). At any rate, today is that last day of 2014, whether you liked it or not. Let’s reflect. I moved to a new-to-me/old-to-me … More 2014, In Review
Just a quickie post, showing you some pictures of the v-neck tops I’ve been working on! Long sleeved v-neck sweatshirts with front lace inserts, $59 at The Labour District! Limited quantities, first come, first serve!