Archive for the 'wearing things' Category

new stuff!

Friday, June 15th, 2012

frolic skirt  (debut discount! this skirt is 20% off until midnight saturday 6/16) frolic blouse frolic tunic/minidress california poppy skirt strawberry field skirt

coming soon!

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

finishing up a bunch of new goodies! including a new top style and a tunic/minidress, among other things. so happy with how they’re working out! coming next week!

wonderfully rejuvenating!

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

i bought this cute vintage wool vest a couple of years ago on etsy. it tickled my fancy and the price was right so… then last night i was wasting a little time over there again and look what i saw! i don’t know how i will ever survive without that cute matching hat! just like the envelope says, a wonderfully […]


Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

i’m in love with this skirt. if it were my size i would buy it in a heartbeat, even though i’m not allowed to buy skirts. would you wear burlap?  i would love to try printing on it, just look at how cute this vintage fabric is…

a few new things, and a discount!

Friday, February 10th, 2012

just added a few new things to my website! strudel skirt, texture mix skirt with corduroy, denim, ric rac and a textured twill printed front panel modern milkmaid skirt, featuring super 60′s vintage alpine trim and a matching heart shaped pocket and a debut discount for my valentines! (that’s you!) BOTH new skirts are 20% off […]

glorious ginghams

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

what is your favorite size gingham for clothing? i’m working on some spring and summer stuff and one of the new things i want to make uses gingham.  i want to know what is your favorite size gingham to wear? 1/4″ used to be my fave, but i surprised myself by favoring the 1/8″ this […]

hungarian honeycake overload

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

i had to do it, i couldn’t stop myself… honeycake chair! i probably could have stopped myself from making the gingerbread one, but i did it anyways… making the chairs reminded me of this little box i found, and i saw some coordinating items on etsy that i find pretty irresistable, like these shot glasses… […]

knotholes and critters

Monday, November 21st, 2011

ever since i saw these adorable embroideries on etsy (and bought them right away, of course!) i’ve wanted to make a knothole skirt. then i found a few more at thrift stores, and the little mouse one on etsy again. i’ve only seen these 4 designs. have you seen any others? when i first moved into […]

…and here they are!

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

knothole skirt-tree bark print with a lil squirrel peeking out of a delightful knothole pocket at the hip. printed on a fabulously textured stretch twill. trimmed with ric rac at the hem. honeycake skirt-super fun skirt inspired by hungarian honeycakes! decorated with soft vinyl ‘frosting’ appliques, accented with giant buttons and a row of jumbo […]

a little peek

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

at some of the new goodies coming this week!