Dressing the nursery.

When we purchased our new home two years ago, I had the pleasure of a few solid months of decorating, followed by a long stretch of just enjoying the results (with the occasional update here and there!). It was extraordinarily satisfying and gratifying to make a space that really suited …

Cosplaying while pregnant.

So I’m speaking to this subject from a sort of bizarre place; I haven’t TECHNICALLY been IN cosplay while pregnant yet. I’m finding it difficult enough to just get a costume FINISHED at this point! But as (probably more than) half of cosplay for me is in the creation, I …

Crafting Product: Spray Adhesive

I’m a big fan of adhesive in costuming as it can make it easier to apply applique and work with fabrics and other materials. I have a deep and abiding love for fusible webbing (like Heat’n’Bond, for instance), but when completing work on my White Mage costume, I felt like …

New jewelry pieces – frame your world!

These new wordspell pieces are just what you need if you’re looking to change your outlook… just gaze through them! Both are available for purchase and immediate FREE US shipping at our Etsy store!  And don’t forget – you can always request a custom piece if you’re inspired by another …

Sterling new friends!

You know what they say… new friends are silver… but what kind of silver?  Typically I like to think of them as sterling. Sterling silver is an alloy (a mix of metals) of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% of another metal, usually copper, although other metals can be used, too. …

Ever have one of those days?

When you just feel like cussing?  Swearing?  Sharing a few choice expletives?  Well, try this on instead.   Five round, polished copper charms feature individual stamped characters @#&*!! humorously suspended on copper chain. Lobster clasp, adjustable 15″-18″ length. Perfect way to express your frustration or make people laugh! Would you …