Everyday Living, Sewing, Uncategorized, Vintage

They Opened An Old Box At A Thrift Store … YOU WON’T BELIEVE WHAT THEY FOUND!

A couple weeks ago, my boyfriend (there should be a more manly word for that somewhere!) and I stopped in at Goodwill.  He wanted to show me a webcam he had found.  As we were looking it over, he noticed an old looking black box on the shelf below and said, "I hope it's full… Continue reading They Opened An Old Box At A Thrift Store … YOU WON’T BELIEVE WHAT THEY FOUND!

Creativity, Fashion, Sewing, Vintage

What to Sew? A Project List

Lately, I have a serious desire to do some sewing ... and a renewed fascination with vintage - specifically 40s and 50s fashion. (This may be largely due to watching Season 1 of Agent Carter) I am cleaning up my little apartment, organizing, and getting rid of excess. It's so nice! I'm looking forward to… Continue reading What to Sew? A Project List

Chip's Projects, Creativity, Fashion Features, Vintage

Wedding: Maid of Honor Dress Inspiration

With my little sister's wedding set for August, there is much to do: sewing the wedding dress and my Maid of Honor dress are two of the items on the list. Until today, I hadn't even gotten around to looking for inspiration for my dress.  We have begun the process of my Sister's dress, and… Continue reading Wedding: Maid of Honor Dress Inspiration