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I love this Doctor Who inspired “We’re All Stories In The End” tank top from indie designer Jordandené. Learn more at MissMalaprop.com

Geeky Gifts: Handmade Tees and Tank Tops by Jordandené

If you’ve been following me for awhile, you may have noticed that I’m a bit of a geek. Doctor Who, Star Wars, Game of Thrones… I’m a fan of many popular sci-fi and fantasy franchises, and

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Fashion Mingle: Illustrated by Mallory Whitfield, MissMalaprop.com

#FashionMingle: Connect, Collaborate & Create

Fashion has always been an important part of self-expression for me. I grew up experimenting with outfits and wearing some pretty ridiculous ensembles along the way. After coming back from a month of study

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Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show

#BadassCreatives: Textile Artist Wylie Sofia Garcia (2015 Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show Juror)

I’ve been following Culture Candy’s Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show for a number of years, although I still have yet to make it to Baton Rouge to witness the artistry in person. (Let’s change

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New Orleans Gift Ideas

On the hunt for great New Orleans inspired gift ideas? Look no further! I’ve gathered up a few of my favorites, including handmade gifts by local artists and gift ideas for your favorite foodie! New

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Cute Combat Boots

I’m a girl who loves a great boot – especially combat boots! With things finally starting to feel like fall around these parts, I can’t wait to start pairing up my favorite tights and

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Katie Schmidt of Passion Lilie

#BadassCreatives: Katie Schmidt of Passion Lilie Ethical Fashion

Local designer Katie Schmidt recently contacted me to let me know about her new vintage inspired fair trade clothing line, Passion Lilie. She launched her new collection just last month, and it features

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Shoes Made From Recycled Materials

I’ve always loved seeking out new ways to use recycled products, and I’ve always LOVED shoes, so it should come as no surprise that my post on shoes made from recycled materials was one of

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How To Make A Jean Skirt

How To Make A Jean Skirt (Recycled Denim DIY)

When I first started learning how to sew, I instantly fell in love with denim. I’ve always been a t-shirt and jeans kind of a girl, and denim is still my favorite material to work with. I love its durability

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Gothic Lolita Dresses

Cute Gothic Lolita Dresses from Milanoo Clockwise from top left: – Rayon Sash Black Ruffles Gothic Lolita Dress – Cute Lace Up Dark Red And Black Cotton Gothic Lolita Dress – Cotton

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Megan Leone Designs

#BadassCreatives: Megan Leone

I first heard about the work of indie designer Megan Leone from Jena of Modish. Jena is someone whose taste and opinion I respect immensely – she’s a lady who KNOWS awesome indie designers! Jena told

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501st Legion, Bast Alpha Garrison at Free Comic Day

DIY Halloween Costume Inspiration: Star Wars

So my boyfriend would love it if I wore this for Halloween: The infamous Princess Leia slave costume from Star Wars. I don’t do sit-ups for a living though, so I don’t know if that’s gonna

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New Orleans Craft Mafia's tshirt recycling workshops at Bayou Boogaloo 2010

Reinvent Your Old T-shirts – Tutorial Madness!

When I was first learning how to sew, back in high school, I started teaching myself by taking clothes apart and reconstructing them into something new. I was always doing altered fashion projects, and

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