The Pinterest BrideNot your Grandma's ClothesMy Week with the Weekender

The Pinterest Bride

This tale started in late October of 2012. I received an email with the subject line “dress ref by amelias” from a girl named Jenny. She wanted me to reconstruct a dress (which she didn’t own yet) to look like a dress she saw on Pinterest...

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Not your Grandma's Clothes

I turned the house dresses of a chain-smoking granny into some hot shifts for summer.

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My Week with the Weekender

The project that consumed a weeks' worth or my life and blew through my workroom like a tornado...

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Black History Month

As you recall, I don’t sketch, but over the years, I have gotten pretty handy with computers and photoshop.  I have a Pinterest board full of afro pictures, and I have wanted translate this one into something…

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pillows

Throw Pillows

My apartment is pretty small so I decided to skip the couch (I also have a habit of falling asleep while watching tv) and just add giant pillows to my bed.  I looked into buying pillows or foam and…

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Fine Home Furnishings

I love a good Craiglist deal.  Yes, these came from Craigslist.  They didn’t start out looking this good. They retail at IKEA for $199 each. I took a chance on the ugly ones that someone was selling on Craigslist…

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