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Dress like a Companion without sewing — saris and lehenga choli

On April 7, 2015, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in ,,,,,,, , With Comments Off

Everyone remembers that provocative scene in the pilot when Inara takes a sponge bath. But do you realise what she’s wearing is a sari?  Nothing complicated about this.  It’s just a sari wrapped to cover your important bits. And that’s not the only time she wears one. In the movie…

No-Sew Browncoat Ball Costuming

On March 18, 2015, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in ,,,,,, , With Comments Off

The famous Browncoat Ball is coming to Virginia Beach this October. You going? What’s that you say? You don’t have anything to wear and you don’t know how to sew? Never fear! I’m here to tell you how to have a great outfit without sewing a stitch.

So You Don’t Sew — episode 5

On October 9, 2014, Posted by , In Blog,Tailoring, tagged in , , With 3 Comments

Watch this week’s episode of “So You Don’t Sew” right now!

So You Don’t Sew — episode 4

On October 2, 2014, Posted by , In Blog,Tailoring, tagged in , , With Comments Off

Check out this week’s episode of So You Don’t Sew right now!

So You Don’t Sew — episode 3

On September 24, 2014, Posted by , In Blog,Tailoring, tagged in , , With Comments Off

We’ve kept you waiting this week. Watch the next installment of our new video blog “Sew You Don’t Sew”.

Printer fixed! Week off for the vlog

On September 17, 2014, Posted by , In Blog, With Comments Off

If you’ve been waiting for your order, know that our printer was fixed yesterday and we’re making good progress getting through the order backlog. The vlog series will be taking this week off so we can catch up. But you can watch this video while you wait.

So You Don’t Sew — episode 2

On September 10, 2014, Posted by , In Blog,Tailoring, tagged in , , With 2 Comments

Watch the next installment of our new video blog “Sew You Don’t Sew”.

So You Don’t Sew — episode 1

On September 3, 2014, Posted by , In Blog,Tailoring, tagged in , , With 4 Comments

Today we begin a new blog series. This time it’s a video blog. Kass tells us how to have beautiful vintage-look clothing even if you don’t sew. Watch and share!

New Blog Series Starts Wednesday

On September 1, 2014, Posted by , In Blog, With Comments Off

Brand news post. Brand new topic. Exciting stuff. Check back Wednesday morning and don’t miss a word!

A 17th century Drawnwork Jacket with Silver Spangles

On May 24, 2014, Posted by , In 17th century, With Comments Off

My Next Insanity A Drawn-work Linen Jacket with Silver Spangles Okay…   Now I’ve really gone off the deep end.   You may have read my page on needlelace.   All my friends embroider, but I’m really bad at it.   But in needlelace, I’ve finally found something that appeals…