Flashback: Pantyhose Earrings


For some reason I hoard tights. I have leggings, fishnets, hose, tights, thigh highs - you name it. Sadly, several of these pairs have runs so bad they are no longer wearable. As I always say: If it will sit still long enough, I will make it into a piece... Read more »

Flashback: Chalkboard Hangers


I've been using skirt and pants hangers to hold works in progress (WIP) for a half-dozen or so years. Because I lack pretty wall space, the projects that hang from the hangers generally end up in the closet where they are quickly forgotten. It's that whole out of sight, out... Read more »

Flashback: Sturdy Milk Crate Storage


My closet is a disaster. It's the only closet in my house, and it has been over capacity since the day I moved in. There's space to hang coats and dresses, but my shoes, hats, scarves and belts were ending up trampled on the floor. I was dreaming of an... Read more »

Sci-Fi Wearables: Four Futuristic Projects You Can Make Today


Think back to your first wearable tech experience: maybe it was the communicator badges in Star Trek, the palm flower crystals in Logan’s Run or the man-turned-machine in Terminator. These devices could simplify communication, monitor life functions, or even transform physical bodies. We all loved it, and we’re still seeking it. We want... Read more »