Category Archive: Costumes

Comicon Swaggg Dress

Earlier this year, my friend Megan (aka The Nerdy Girlie) asked me to make her a dress for Comicon San Diego.  Cool yea?!  Well, there was a bit of a twist….the dress had to be made out of those swag bags they hand out at Comicon!  Eeep!! But you know me…I love a good CHALLENGE!! […]

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Frozen Inspired

Finally sharing the costumes I made for my girls, inspired by the hit Disney movie, Frozen! Elsa’s Coronation Gown (size 7) with removable cape . . . [ braided gold trim, black stretch velour bodice, green stretch poly cotton, princess seam lines, zipper closure, a-line skirt ]   Elsa’s Ice Queen Gown (size 5) fully […]

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Pretty Princesses

During my 5 year stint as a costume designer, I learned so much!  And one of the things I vowed I would never do, is buy costumes for my girls…ever!  As appealing as buying off the rack for my girls is, no costume will ever be made with such detail and love as the ones […]

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Final Heritage Costumes

Finally sharing the photos of the final costumes I sewed for the Heritage fair… Each costume, for each girl, consisted of 3 pieces: the skirt, the top and the shoulder scarf.  It was a fairly easy project, even though I ended up sewing 18 pieces total.  But just like with every project, the smiles make […]

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Heritage Costumes

Happy New Year guys!!  Hope you all had a great holiday, and are back in the swing of things! I’ve been working on a fun project for the annual Multicultural Heritage Festival (namely that lil’ unfinished look above), being held at Annalise’s school this month!…An awesome event that showcases many cultures + delicacies (mmmm) from […]

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