She Knows How To Use Them

Aaaaaand, back to our regularly scheduled programming. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_qkkQlVanM] Here’s a skirt I made a few months ago, that I got to wear the handful of times when it was actually hot in Boston this summer. I bought the fabric in New York’s Garment District last year for a friend who was dressing drab — […]

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Oonapalooza Gone By

I just heard about Oonapalooza on notes from a mad housewife today — what an awesome concept! I had a blast scrolling through all the contributions to the Flickr group. I wish I’d known, and had time to participate, but maybe it will come around again next year! Did you participate? I don’t believe I’ve […]

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A Silver Circle Skirt

Today’s OOTD features one of my legacy makes — things I sewed while I was still learning how to sew. The skirt is both special and kind of awesome, and the top comes from my favorite store ever, Dots (which is now closed for business). The shoes are the Christian Siriano for Payless shoes I […]

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Friends and Brothers

Some people are creatures of habit, and some are thrill seekers. I was a Very Cautious Person until my early 20s, when I finally got sick of being called fussy, stubborn, close-minded, etc. I’m not 100% free spirit yet, but I am a lot more open to possibility now. So when it was time to have dinner with […]

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The Cutie in Aisle Four

One month ago today, I know exactly what I wore. How is that you ask? Well, I went to the supermarket wearing a me-made and my new sandals, and took some photos to share with all of you. The skirt is McCall’s M6725, which I’d like another stab at. In my mind, this skirt would […]

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