The Lady Adventurer

Costuming shenanigans

Wedding Wear

| July 25, 2009

Many moons ago, some friends of ours decided to get married at SF Faire (Fog Faire).  They had originally asked someone else to make their outfits for their wedding, but for reasons still unclear, it fell through, and Kevin and I were asked to sew for this wedding.  Now, because we were understudies, we had [...]

Mary’s Spanish Gown

| July 25, 2009

This dress was created by Kevin and I for our friend Mary, so she would have something to wear at her White Scarf ceremony.  It’s a pretty big deal in the fencing community, and Mary had certainly earned it, so we were excited for her.  Problem is, they wanted to give it to her before [...]

Kitten’s Dresses

| July 25, 2009

Some friends of mine had a baby daughter recently (ok, well maybe not recently anymore).  How can I resist adorable children?  So I made Kitten a dress to wear at faire, and then another because, as babies do, she grew. These are the only pictures I can find of Kitten in her very first Faire [...]