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DIY: Plaid Accents

I’m mad for plaid.

Who isn’t.  It’s really easy to add little plaid accents to old tee dresses, cardigans, and long-sleeved tees.  I like to pop them on in the form of elbow patches and Peter Pan collars.   300 more words


From Drab to Fab: the Power of the Peter Pan Collar

“The most damning revelation you can make about yourself is that you do not know what is interesting and what is not.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Peter pan collars are just so cute! 288 more words


Summer Blouse


(I’m trying out a more organized way of posting my stuff, so this post is going to look a little different than my previous ones. 460 more words

Personal Sewing

Saturday Special: Vogue 3468

This week’s pattern pick is a lovely summer frock from 1952 – amazing what some simple shaping (that would be the seven-gore skirt and the under-bust darts) and a Peter Pan collar will do! 33 more words

Sewing Patterns

Moonrise Kingdom: The Style of Suzy Bishop

As I’m approaching my mid-twenties, I’m relieved to say that the youthful adventurer inside me is still very much alive.  Whether it’s impulse trips to the craft store or explorative adventures outdoors, I find myself just as entranced in the journey similar to that of Suzy Bishop in Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom. 175 more words

Fashion In Film

iron-on transfers: a little bit harder than i thought they would be

 The problems started right away. The Martha iron-on template, I realized, was meant for small girls’ t-shirts, not a grown-ass woman who wants to  440 more words

The Quarter-inch Press

Rule the Runway: Alice+Olivia Pre- Fall 2014

I absolutely love this look from Alice + Olivia’s pre-fall 2014 collection. This is completely wearable for your average Joe, which is a rare thing to find in designer clothes. 96 more words