Doctor Who Themed Dinner

Fun with food! I made these fun Doctor Who themed pasta for dinner. The dyes are all natural things like tumeric (for yellow), red cabbage (purple), red cabbage and baking soda (blue), spirulina (green) and beet powder (red). The shapes are bowties (because bowties are cool!), and exploding TARDIS ravioli made from a cookie cutter. […]

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Free Wonder Woman Tiara Pattern Template

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”142″][vc_single_image image=”148″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_single_image image=”143″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]Wonder Woman! She’s the best! From the original comic to the newest Justice League movie, Wonder Woman is an example of feminine heroism. I’ve been working on making costumes this week and so I wanted to go ahead and share this layered Wonder Woman tiara pattern. I dug […]

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Why do pockets come sewn shut?

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”127″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Today I answer the question of “Why do pockets come sewn shut?” This is a great question. There is something satisfying to rip open the pockets of a new coat or pair of slacks. But the reason they are sewn shut is not purely for your tactile interests. The main reason […]

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We need pockets

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] “We need enormous pockets, pockets big enough for our families and our friends, and even the people who aren’t on our lists, people we’ve never met but still want to protect. We need pockets for boroughs and for cities, a pocket that could hold the universe.” ― Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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Politics of Pockets

“Much has been written about how sexism dictates whether a garment gets usable pockets. While class unquestionably plays a part, men’s clothing tends to have capacious, visible pockets; women’s clothing tends to have small pockets, if any at all. Content with their pockets, men have little to say about them, but women have been complaining about the inadequacy of […]

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