All My Scissors

I love shiny things. Maybe this is why I ended up with more pairs of scissors than I can actually use. I love how their metal sparkles whenever sunlight coming in from the window hits…

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Button It Up: Simplicity 1941

I once had someone refer to an outfit I wore to a party as “Orphan” fashion. After I asked for clarification, it was explained to me that I looked like Esther, the main character in…

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Goth Zen: DIY Yoga Bolster

When gyms closed in Los Angeles because of the pandemic, I started to exercise in my living room. I figured that a couple of months of elastic bands and dumbbells would give my body a…

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A Victorian-Inspired Skirt

The tutorial for this Victorian-inspired skirt was one of the first projects I really, really wanted to make when I started sewing. At the time, I did not understand that fabric can make or break…

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D(raft)-It-Yourself Summer Goth Skirt

Since the pandemic started, I have spend a lot of my time in T-shirts and comfy bottoms—leggings for exercising, shorts during the day, pajama pants at night. Sometimes, it is hard to conjure some sewjo…

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