Monthly Archives: August 2012

Found! Tomboy / androgynous / genderqueer clothing upstarts

Update, 7/17/13: Now I can add my own to the list! I’m starting a line of clothing for tomboys called Scout’s Honor Clothing Co. I hope you love it as much as I do. Lesson of the week: Google is … Continue reading

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Where do tomboys shop?

I’m taking a class called Creating a Garment Business, which I’m really excited about, because, um, I’d like to create a garment business. For our first assignment, we had to do an overview of a product line we’d like to … Continue reading

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Jeans! (part 3), AAARGH edition

Jeans! (Part 1) Jeans! (Part 2) Well, this third pair of jeans did not turn out quite how I’d intended. They’re a little odd, but they’re growing on me. The plan was to take the current colored-denim trend and make … Continue reading

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A dress I designed is available on ModCloth!

(Okay, as of this writing, it’s not available quite yet. August 15th! Steel yourself!) So, one of the most exciting things that happened to me this year (right up there with being invited to, and attending, an amazing writers’ retreat … Continue reading

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Jeans! (Part 2)

Click here for Jeans! (part 1) So, once school and work were both over for the summer, I embarked on my second pair of jeans. This time, since I wasn’t under a deadline, I decided I would make as many muslins … Continue reading

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Jeans! (part 1)

So last semester, I took this really lovely draping class. We had three projects: a basic dress that had to follow very specific parameters (easy peasy), another dress for which we had no direction other than to drape on the … Continue reading

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By way of introduction

Earlier this year, my friend Erica asked me to read at the first installment of her new reading series, Hazel. She asked the readers to share ‘a recent writing experiment.’I took a little liberty with the prompt and wrote a … Continue reading

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