Category Archives: Handmade

Wendy Brandes Jewelry: Wear What You Want

“I truly believe it takes 10 years to be an overnight success.” Wendy Brandes is like a cool shiny star on the sky of a hot summer night. Now why would I say such a thing about somebody I have … Continue reading

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Dressed for Fun: Lolita Outfits

The term Lolita is known as a “desirable young girl” in the western culture. It was introduced by Vladimir Nabokov in 1955. He wrote a novel (titled Lolita) about a grown man, who was obsessed with a twelve-year-old girl. For … Continue reading

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Top Hat DIY Tutorial by Edith Chartier

Edith is from Ottawa, Ontario (Canada). She’s a gorgeous young girl who designs and sews awesome historical costumes (Medieval to Edwardian) and creates magnificent accessories. Wait, there’s more! She prepared a tutorial for making top hats. Isn’t it fabulous? Now, let’s get … Continue reading

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Do It Yourself: Mini Top Hat Tutorial

I would like to congratulate you, dear Natalie for getting married. Managing to be happy and find the love of your life is a kind of achievement which you can be proud of, really. Oh, and thank you for the … Continue reading

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Beautiful Handmade Historical Costumes by Edith Chartier

Today is a glorious day, folks. The sun is shining like crazy and I feel like running outside in my PJs and roll over and over again in the grass. I decided that I would fight this tempting picture in … Continue reading

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Sweet Little Paintings: Wearable Art by Ananda Khalsa

Ananda Khalsa combines painting and jewelry making in a very original way. Her work is inspired by Asian art, natural forms and cultural symbols. She was born in 1976 in Tillson, New York (USA), and raised in Western Massachusetts. Her … Continue reading

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Clutch Bags for Special Occasions by Angee W.

“We aim to make every woman feel special.” The Angee W. project refers to Angee and Vincci. They are mother and daughter who work together to create beautiful handmade clutch bags. They started their business in 2009.

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