Showing posts from January, 2016

A Really Really Big Shoe Sale - No Really!

Jan 29, 2016 2 comments

Click the image to go to the SALE! I have a gift for you all. It's the gift of shoes. We're having a really.... REALLY big sale ...

1880s Wool Ensemble - Apportioning Ruler Adventures

Jan 25, 2016 18 comments

I've been slow but steady on the progress of this grey wool and black velvet mid-1880s outfit. It's been about a month of weekend...

Exciting Things in Store for Vintage Shoe Lovers

Jan 20, 2016 17 comments

2016 is already off to a roaring start. The beginning of the year always comes with lots of planning for the next 12 months, and this yea...

Artifact: Paragon Home Shoe Button Kit

Jan 12, 2016 9 comments

In my journey of studying and recreating old-fashioned footwear , I get to geek out on old technologies re-discovered. I just love the ho...

Musing on A Natural Form Spring - 1870s Photoshoot at The Lake Mansion

Jan 8, 2016 12 comments

Sometimes I get so busy I forget to share things, like this lovely photo shoot we did last Spring with a wonderful girl, Siera, at a wonderf...

2015 Costuming Year in Review

Jan 6, 2016 19 comments

I'm pretty late on getting my 2015 costuming year in review up, but here goes: In January I talked a lot about making a Robe a la Turq...

Making Vintage Jeans

Jan 5, 2016 15 comments

My last project of 2015 was a pair of jeans. As most of you know, I mostly loathe modern low-rise pants. I've been on a vintage tro...

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