After making the woodbox handbag, which took me about a week of hammering and glueing, I did some simple but fun DIYs to recharge.
First one is a refashion of a maxi skirt. 191 more words
“Always wear clean underwear in case you get in an accident!”
My Grandma used to say this before we left the house. I fell down a Google rabbit hole trying to figure out where this saying came from and why it even exists. 319 more words
The very first garments I made were gathered dirndl skirts with elastic waistbands. I wore them with long t-shirts that covered the bulgy, gathered waist. Among those skirts (most of which now reside in a storage box for posterity), was one made from vintage plaid wool, given to me by a friend. 554 more words