Leg Lamp Costume Redeux – A Near Miss – So.Much.Swearing
Several years ago, my husband and I went as Ralphie and the Leg Lamp for Halloween. As a costume, it wasn't all that hard to make. Truthfully, that hardest part was finding a lampshade to fit over my booty. I got more than a few odd looks in the thrift store as I divested lamps of their shades and proceeded to try to pull them up like a pair of pants. (If you are interested in learning how to make their own leg lamp costume, please comment below. If there is enough interest, I can make a tutorial. You have to provide your own Ralphie, though I can give you pointers on making his shirt ;-) )… (0 comment)

This upcycled man's suit vest was such a fun project. I was inspired by the look of the vest and the challenge of feminizing it. When you are out treasure hunting at thrift stores and rummage sales, keep an eye out for old men's suits. You can get them for a steal and you can make some pretty cool apparel and accessories out of them. … (2 comments)

“Chicken People” Documentary Review
Chicken People is a documentary about show chickens and the people who love them. First of all, if you have seen Best in Show, this will be familiar turf, except it's with chickens and for realsies. Chicken People is both heart-warming and hilarious. These people are devoted to their birds.…