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Finished: Chanel-Style Boxy Jacket with Fringe

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A Chanel-style, boxy jacket is one of those classic pieces that works well on just about everyone. I decided it was time to make one for my daughter, who is about to graduate from college and needs clothes that can go on job interviews.

For fabric, I chose a lightweight Italian …

Mood Style: Cape Crusader


My latest obsession is the mighty cape.  There is no easier way to pull separates together to create a polished look. This cape was made using this Anna Sui faille, which is a fabric that gives this cape a more classic look.  I also envision this fabric as a …

Mood DIY: Russian Fur Hat with Ear Flaps

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We’ve been getting a whole lotta snow here in the city, and everywhere I look, people young and old have been donning these Russian Fur Hats with the Ear Flaps (think they’re called Ushankas) to keep warm — me included. So, I thought it would fun to create my own. …