A couple of weeks ago I got all my supplies together and spent an afternoon dying in my backyard. One of the fabrics I tested out was a white cotton bastiste, which is a lightweight plain weave fabric. For this fabric I did the traditional rubber band tie method and submerged the entire thing into a fuchsia pink dye bath.Read More
his black floral midi dress is one I re-sewed last year. It was originally a long sleeve, high neck blouse with a lace collar. I chopped off the sleeves and collar and used that fabric to create straps.Read More
We headed to Brooklyn on Saturday to grab some food from Smorgasburg and walk around a bit. When the weather is hot a dress really is the most comfortable option and with the temps around 85 this day, it was the way to go.
I got these sneakers a few days ago from ASOS and was super excited to give them a try. First day in new sneakers is not always awesome (back heel rub, ouch), but I have faith they will become a favorite. Classic white sneakers really do go with everything, right? This pair was a little too white for me, so I did a little distressing to give them a more worn in look. I'll post some photos soon with the technique I used.
n case you missed my last post, I shared how I am consolidating my apparel designs under one name and label, Magill. I have dreams of one day turning my designs into my own brand, Magill is a step in that direction.Read More
It's no secret that the holiday season brings with it lots of events that require dressier looks. While the wedding invites may be fewer, there are family parties, work events and visiting friends. I have been creeping on a few dresses from different designers and brands that I am particularly fond of, but also wanted to take the opportunity to get a little creative as well.Read More
I have been on a mission to add more dresses to my wardrobe this year and a white lace-y option was high on my shopping list. I happened to see this one from Tularosa on sale from Planet Blue last week and jumped on it. I love how it can be dressed down with sandals and cross-body bag for running around town or dressed up with heels and a leather jacket for dinner out.Read More