Halloween is Around the Corner

It is that time of year. The seasons are changing; the cool fall winds are blowing through your neighborhood, U.S.A, dancing with marigold and orange leaves in the street. But you can scratch all that, round these parts it is hot as hell. Yesterday it had to be more than 80 degrees. Sometimes folks rock … Continue Reading

Looking for Trouble

Quadron’s Avalanche is currently in heavy rotation…. Summer, summer, summertime! Looking for trouble reminds me of my college days, out and about and looking for trouble.  After all of this daydreaming and reminiscing I thought about making something light and airy and bold in color – I thought of this jumper. I think the romper … Continue Reading

On Repeat | Quadron, Quasimoto, and a Third Artist Whose Name Doesn’t Start with the Letter Q

Summertime fun in the sun with these joints. A friend introduced me to this group in late 2011. I saw them at a local music venue and was enthralled with the lead singer Coco and the man behind the music, Robin Hannibal. Together they make Quadron, a duo that makes soulful electronic treats for your eardrums. … Continue Reading

Danny Brown | The Old and Reckless Tour

Who: Danny Brown What: Sold out concert Where: The New Parish, Oakland When: May 21, 2013 Why: Sold out Danny Brown show – nuff said.

With the Hat to Match

When life gives you very little fabric, make a newsboy cap… I refuse to buy new fabric until I tend to all of my unfinished sewing projects. Letting a sewing project fall to the waist side is incredibly easy for me; I let life’s ups and downs, smiles and frowns distract me from my projects. … Continue Reading

Happy New Year?

So I heard this song and thought I want  to make a black lace top number for NYE. It’s not really a hip hop song, but nowadays I’ll sew when inspired…and I actually have time to do so. Welp its March. I kept putting it off and finally “finished” it. After making the top. I … Continue Reading

Killer Mike | RAP Music

  Killer Mike put on one hell of a show

My New Old Blouse

Oldie, but goodie – I made this a couple of years back and never got a decent picture of it.

The Maxi Dress

Spring time is here and you know what that means – flowing dresses. Tutorial for this dress c/o Gianny L’s Youtube Channel

Dun-na-na-na-na-na-na-na Jumpsuits!

So I am an frequent wearer of the jumpsuit. They are cozy but you can amp them up any way you like. It appears to be a trend for the Spring/Summer lines…. Here is what I have thus far. Nothing too crazy…