Tag Archives: geek fashion

drape drape does comfy

i know these aladdin-style knickers from drape drape #1 come in for their fair share of ridicule, but i rather love them.  and here is why. a month or so ago i was invited to a big girls’ night lasagna … Continue reading

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han shot first – will he please shoot me?

i think the thing that started these trousers for me was the realization that i had some scraps of amazing blue flowered lace leftover from cutting out a woven attempt at my lady-mary-inspired top.  i saw the interesting yoke design … Continue reading

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mmmay day 30 – otome no policy

it’s friday and the devil in me could not resist a little stealth cosplay.  i mean, what do you think? ok, maybe i need to add a back bow.  but at least i had a little fun! so, true story:  … Continue reading

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mmmay the fourth be with you

success! almost a year later i did actually add a bias band to the back of my “we can do it” raglan frankenpattern. and i did it, i’ll have you know, while my ass was seriously still dragging after the … Continue reading

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me made may and hanging out with workroom social

    i, devra of puu’s door of time, hereby endeavor to wear at least one me-made-garment for each work day of may, 2014.  i also endeavor to wear me-made garments (at least one per outfit) for the duration of … Continue reading

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sewaholic cambie: thanks to clio, i am a pretty pretty princess

ok, so three things happened to me this summer worth mentioning.  (for the purposes of this garment, anyway…) 1 – i had dinner with the awesome clio of clio & phineas. clio, it turns out, lives about five miles from … Continue reading

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FO: insanely frankenpatterned yet awesome star wars t-shirt

look, ma!  i made something! yes, friends, after nearly four months, i finally turned my sewing machine back on.  i’ve come to realize in my life-long hobby obsession that you have to go with the flow and not force yourself … Continue reading

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