Spring 2017

Spring 2017

After our first tragedy of the year struck, it was a slow start on work. But March brought a new commission that I’d never really done before: Maternity! A previous co-worker of mine was expecting and had a beautiful gown in mind for one of her photoshoots....
Winter 2016

Winter 2016

I made it to the end of 2016 with all my fingers, and after finishing the Edwardian era corset I had to start packing up the shop. My husband and I were moving out and into our own place! We kicked ASS working 5+ jobs between the both of us for months and were finally...
Fall 2016

Fall 2016

Fall: September, October, and November. September, I finished off the Lord of the Rings bridal party. My then boyfriend (now Husband ;D) and I celebrated my new freedom from my sweatshop by taking a trip out to Joshua Tree, specifically Pioneertown. We were secretly...
Summertime 2016

Summertime 2016

“Summertime and the livin’ is easy…”   WELL… Started the Summer of 2016 off with Boxcar’s 1st birthday, as I mentioned in the previous post, and I was also working on multiple dresses until the first week of September. So,...
Springtime 2016

Springtime 2016

Hey guys! So last spring was both uneventful and busy at the same time, if that’s even possible. April started off pretty lackluster, just the daily routine: work, workshop to feed the cats & work/hang out, then back home (we lived 20+ miles away from the...
A New Venture for Boxcar

A New Venture for Boxcar

So, if anyone has been following the Facebook or Instagram posts, then you’ll know I’ve meddled a bit in jewelry making this past year! It all started with a lovely headpiece, inspiration drawn from the gorgeous pieces worn by high society ladies or brides...
New Year, New Blog

New Year, New Blog

It’s Officially one week into 2017 and almost a full year since the last time I wrote a blog… It’s been a crazy, hectic, busy, Hell of a year, 2016. Lots of great new things have happened and definitely Lots of changes. The only things is…...
Harley Quinn Corset

Harley Quinn Corset

Hola! Ok so in the previous post I mentioned I would dedicate a post to the Harley Quinn costume I made for a New Year’s Eve party and now your dreams have come true! (haha I know, JK) I’ll start out with how this whole project/opportunity came to...
Holidays 2015

Holidays 2015

Hello everyone! I hope everyone had a fabulous and happy holiday season! I stayed in Los Angeles for the first time this year and got to avoid the ridiculous hassle of traveling. It was pretty cool haha! This year was also the first holiday I’ve had with my own...

So THIS is happening on Saturday!

I just became a member of the Costumer’s Guild West on Monday! About a week ago, I did a Google search on “costuming conventions” and stumbled upon a giant list of All the costuming expos around the world. I found this one show in Woodland Hills...