Archive for the ‘words’ Category
My wonderful vintage giraffe blouse is on the front page of BurdaStyle this weekend!
Now that it’s getting some press, I’ll reveal that whenever I wear this blouse, in my head I’m constantly singing a song about baby giraffes going out for ice cream. The words and melody change with every imaginary performance, but that’s the ...Read more.
I feel like after three years, I’m finally starting to find my place in Los Angeles. I’ve made several new friends lately, and work is going well. And there’s nothing like taking a day off to spend some quality time with some of your favorite ladies in a Korean spa to make you feel optimistic.
Yesterday ...Read more.
This past weekend I went to Sew LA’s party for Gertie’s Guide to Sewing book. It was nice to chat with like-minded sewing ladies, and I certainly enjoyed the homemade cherry pie and rum punch!
Of course, Gertie was perfectly charming! She signed my book, and even kept my Sharpie. Technically it was my husband’s ...Read more.
I’m not sentimental. And yet. Maybe it’s not a bad idea to review the year past and plan for the year ahead.
– I got married! It was a wonderful event with great projects, and has created so many wonderful new things. Our marriage, new friendships, better attitudes.
– On the opposite end of the spectrum, ...Read more.
I’m back from the playa with a shiny ring on my finger and a new last name!
We’re accumulating all the wonderful photos and videos from the ceremony, and then I will start posting our fabulous wedding outfits. Couldn’t be prouder of them, and the day couldn’t have been more perfect. In the meantime, here’s another ...Read more.
Barely time to breathe! And we’re leaving for Burning Man on Wednesday! In addition to playa prep (which gets more ambitious every year), camp design, and renovations for the Sensatron, I’m working on costumes for an upcoming show, creating outfits of varying complexity for camp-mates, keeping up with Etsy sales, taking some custom orders, and ...Read more.