A smattering of WIPs and Finished Projects

I’ve spent plenty of time philosophizing and self-reflecting. It is high time we got back to creating! (Or at least showing you what I have been creating.) Grandmother’s dress – WIP Remember this from November? Per Brooke’s suggestions I took off the sleeves and pinned the shoulders to move the shoulder seams down. Ignore the overly … More A smattering of WIPs and Finished Projects

ReFashioning a Formal Dress into Maxi Skirt

During the wardrobe architect process I found myself gravitating toward airy maxi or just-below-the-knee skirts. For the past 30-odd years I have generally shied away from delicate fabrics in my everyday wardrobe. I am too too prone to spills and clumsiness. However, airy skirts fit the silhouettes I liked: fitted waists and flowing or flared skirts. I … More ReFashioning a Formal Dress into Maxi Skirt