1866 Straw half bonnet

I was recently contacted byMichael Nelson Studioto complete a straw half bonnet for an upcoming photo shoot. The shoot is for the cover of a novel set in 1866 Missouri. The photo will be a portrait of a young lady…

The Tale of the Cursed Crinoline

Did you ever have one of those pieces that just seemed to be “cursed” from the get go?In the spirit of the season, I will tell you the tale of just such a thing- the cursed cage crinoline. A dangerous…

Vienna Teng and the Gravity dress

After multiple internet inquiries regarding the mysterious dress Vienna Teng wore in her Gravity video, the guy who commissioned it responded: “The gown Vienna wore in the Gravity video was created especially for it. We worked with a wardrobe designer…