A Very Nerdy Wedding Dress

Photographer Credits: Simply in Love Photography Completed: December 2017 Accessories:  Headbands Necklace Earrings Bracelet Wedding band Lace sandals Flip Flops Hair and Makeup: Cocoa Beach Spa Patterns Used:  Simplicity 1606 Sewaholic Cambie Cosmic Coterie bow pattern (inspired by SparklePipsi's bows) Bow Clutch pattern Satin Reversible Stole How I Made it:  A huge moment in any person's … Continue reading A Very Nerdy Wedding Dress

Handmade Holiday Tutorials

It's the most wonderful time of the year! ...Sorta. I don't know about all of you, but shopping for holiday gifts is intensely stressful for me. Between going to stores and fighting the crowds, worrying about whether or not an item is in stock (or will ship on time), or just not finding the perfect … Continue reading Handmade Holiday Tutorials

Summer 2015 Sewing Projects

Summer is finally in full swing here, and all that crazy rain Texas was getting is a distant memory. Well, at least it is where I am. Summer is one of my busier times in terms of cons and cosplay, and the last two months have been no exception. I realized recently that I haven't … Continue reading Summer 2015 Sewing Projects

I Mustache You to Hold Something

Happy Monday! Now that we're past Christmas, I can talk about a DIY gift I made for my boyfriend.  My guy's been slightly obsessed with his facial hair recently, so all of his gifts this year were themed around mustaches and beards. He broke his iPad case earlier this year and never got around to … Continue reading I Mustache You to Hold Something

Top 5 of 2014: My Wardrobe

I took on a huge sewing endeavor in 2014. This year, I participated in the Goodbye Valentino's Ready-to-Wear (RTW) clothing fast, meaning that I didn't purchase a single pre-made garment this year. Not going to lie, this challenge was tough, especially in addition to my costumes. I've gone through some weight fluctuation this year, and my … Continue reading Top 5 of 2014: My Wardrobe

December Monthly Stitch: A Kupo-tastic Hoodie

Kupo! I was super excited to see this month's Monthly Stitch theme: geek out! I've been thinking about making a moogle hoodie for a while, and this was the perfect opportunity. My boyfriend also mentioned that he'd like a Final Fantasy themed hoodie, so of course I went into WE MUST HAVE MATCHING THINGS mode. … Continue reading December Monthly Stitch: A Kupo-tastic Hoodie

Mabel #2: All About that Bass

Say hello to Mabel #2! The Basics:  Pattern: Colette Mabel, version 3. Fabric: Approximately 1 yd. of navy ponte de roma leftover from my first Lady Skater. Alterations: Added 1″ length Notions: Thread and Wundertape. Make it again?: Definitely. I'd like to make 1-2 more of these for work and the mini version for fun at some point. Maybe out of … Continue reading Mabel #2: All About that Bass