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Eliza Doolittle Day!

It’s the 20th of May, so that can only mean one thing… It’s Eliza Doolittle Day! Her day. For those of you not familiar with mid-60s musicals, Eliza Doolittle is … Continue Reading →

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Pachyderms and Posies

Spring is here! And with spring comes warmer weather (in theory), beautiful buds (soon please), and baby showers. So many baby showers. Between the special orders, Easter decorations (photos coming … Continue Reading →

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MFAM Week 4: China Doll

Week four is finally here! Sorry I’m a little late this time around, but it’s been a long week. Let’s blame it on my turtle jacket, my car which was … Continue Reading →

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Wreaths: Orange You Glad It’s Fall?

Summer has come and gone, which means it’s time to update my wreaths again. As much as I liked my spring/summer flowers, I wanted something better suited to pumpkin season. … Continue Reading →

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Farewell to Summer Dress

In August 2012 I rescued a pleated floral polyester dress from a fate worse than death. I was about to checkout at Goodwill when I saw this little lady on … Continue Reading →

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All Hail the Queen!

Oh, vintage polyester… How I love thee. What fabric has such vibrant color? So many lovely patterns! Florals. Stripes. Dots. Modern/geometric. And it’s remarkably durable, providing you don’t snag it. … Continue Reading →


Cambria, California, 2013

It’s springtime in one of my favorite places, the boardwalk along the Cambria coast. These photos are part of an ongoing series. Previous installments can be found here and here. … Continue Reading →

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Easy Muumuu Refashion

After several complicated projects, I decided it was time for something easy. Enter this floral cotton muumuu. Well hello there! I liked the warm floral print and the white piping … Continue Reading →

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Tattered Tablecloth Dress

It’s the last week of¬†Refashion Runway! June has really flown by! If you haven’t already, check out what the contestants have created for week four. This week’s challenge was a¬†summer … Continue Reading →


Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009

Star, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 Ladder, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 Sting, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 Clover, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 Dragonfly, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 Caterpillar, Bonner Springs, Kansas, 2009 … Continue Reading →