A vest, skirt, sleeves, and tie set.
This costume is designed to look like Hatsune Miku's clothing.
The vest is made from a slippery grey synthetic fabric. A thin teal ribbon is positioned between the lining and outer shell to peek out at the hem, the armholes, and the collar edges as a design detail. The vest closes in the front with five hook and eyes.
The skirt is a simple pleated black skirt with about two inches of teal fabric sewn onto the bottom. The skirt is fasted with a center back zipper and a hook and eye at the waistband.
The sleeves are separate from the other costume pieces and are each made from six basic pieces. The four black pieces are shaped to create the flared silhouette, and the lower teal piece is added at the bottom of the sleeve much like the teal detail of the skirt. The top teal piece is a casing that contains elastic to hold the sleeve on the arm.
The tie is made from the same teal fabric that makes up the skirt and sleeve details. It is handsewn.
This dress is made from a woven cotton blend fabric with a multidirectional print based on the popular cartoon Phineas and Ferb. The bodice is made from eight pieces and has bra cups in order to achieve a proper fit. The bodice is lined with a solid white cotton fabric. The gathered skirt is hemmed with black lace.
This dress is based off of the character 'Lyra' from the My Little Pony franchise. The dress is made from a teal fabric and shaped with princess seams in the front and back. It closes with a row of fourteen buttons in the center front, and is finished at the bottom with a heavily gathered white lace detail. The teal collar uses the same white lace as an overlay.
This dress is made from a woven cotton blend fabric with a multidirectional print of french fries. The dress is fully lined with an off white cotton blend. The bodice is shaped with parallel bust darts and back darts., and the skirt is gathered. The hair bow is made with the same fabric as the dress.
A bodice and skirt set. The bodice is strapless with an uneven hem. It is made entirely from pop tabs, yarn, and a zipper. The pop tabs were hand woven with yarn in strips before being attached together in a bodice form with a center back zipper. The bustle skirt is made from red plaid fabric and is short in the front and long in the back, the opposite of the bodice. There are four ruffles in the back, and the waistband casing has a ribbon through it for size adjustment.
The dress is made with a black woven fabric intended as suiting material, with an accent line of green bias tape inserted in the front of the dress like piping. The diagonal zipper is hidden behind a flap that can be opened by the top button. The bottom button is decoration and is used to visually balance the green line.
This hat is based on the character Totoro from the movie My Neighbor Totoro. The grey body of the hat is worked in double crochet. The ears, eyes, nose, and the balls at the ends of the ear flaps are all done in single crochet.
This hat is based on the character Meenah Piexes from the webcomic 'Homestuck'. The black body of the hat is worked in a soft bulky weight acrylic, uning only double crochet. The horns are single crochet and slip stitched orange, yellow orange, and orange aran weight acrylic.
This sweater is knit from three strands of fingering weight cotton yarn. Two strands are teal and one is grey. The entire sweater was worked in one piece from the top down, using only knit, knit increases, and purl stitch.
The metal ring and necklace in the picture on the left are both made from solid copper. Both were cut and bent into shape before being heated by flame to turn the metal's surface red. Each glass bead on the bracelet and necklace in the image on the right are hand made. Each bead was individually crafted over a hot flame using glass rods, with individual differences made using varying techniques.
A shirt and skirt set. The top has a drafted cowl and a center back pleat. It is made out of a stiff fabric to emphasize these details. The skirt is a knit fabric bubble skirt with a tight lining, and is put on with a zipper and hook and eye in the center back.
A shirt and skirt set. The shirt is made from a soft, slightly sparkly woven fabric with no stretch. Princess seams shape the front and back, with a large center back separating zipper for style and ease of wear. The skirt is made from about six yards of small print houndstooth fabric. Unlike a traditional circle skirt, this skirt is made from a total of four complete circles of fabric. The side pockets and center back zipper are nearly invisible due to the skirt's volume. In order to hold up the skirt's weight, two hook and eye fasteners have been added to the center back waistband just above the zipper.
The dress is made out of a loosely woven patterned fabric that is matched at the form shaping princess seams in the front and back. The solid black lining extends from the neckline to just above the knees. A center back zipper reaches from the hips to the neck, where the collar is closed with two hook and eyes.
A shirt and skirt set. The top is made out of slippery synthetic solid grey fabric. The side seams are french seamed, while the neckline and hem are folded over twice to hide the raw edges of the fabric. The skirt is made from eight symmetrical panels cut from a textured knit fabric and sewn together. These panels are designed to be tight from the waist to the knee, where they flare out dramatically.
The Greyscale Collection
This knit dress is based on the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland. The stripes are matched on the center front seam and side seams, but are unmatched and cut in multiple directions for contrast in the straps.
The Jabberwocky Dress is based on the monster from the books 'Alice in Wonderland' and 'Through the Looking Glass' by Lewis Carroll. The dress is sewn from a patterned silky green fabric in flared panels to create the train, with smaller panels for bodice shaping. The dress is closed with a center back zipper and a hook and eye on the halter straps.
This halter dress is based on the character 'Alice' from the books by Lewis Carroll. The Alice dress is made from a stiff synthetic blue fabric, with a softer pale blue lining. It closes with a halter tie and a center back zipper. The dress is mostly plain, but with focus godets in the back. These godets are made from the same fabric as the other character garments from Alice in Wonderland, including (from left to right) the Jabberwock, the Caterpillar, the Red Queen, and The Cheshire Cat.
A corset, shirt and short set. Consisting of a modified corset made from a knit black polka dot fabric with a red plaid heart shaped insert. The corset is given structure with boning sewn into casings hidden by the seams. The skirt is made from a red plaid, knit black polka dot, and textured red fabric. The waistband features completely enclosed elastic and a flat hook and eye on the side. The shorts are constructed with textured red fabric and close with a center front invisible zipper. All seams were serged on a four thread serger.