the Ostara dress
33" bust
29" waist
free hip
45" at longest (back)
36" long in front
14.5" long straps

this sweet dress is the last
piece i finished in oakland.
made with overdyed eyelet,
& antique quilt remnants.
there's a pocket on the left
& it zips in back. there are
lovely crochet flowers
perched at the decollete'.


the Grapeseed necklace
main body is 8.5" x 5"
ties are 1" wide and 13" long

an elegant vineyard concoction
of hand-dyed lace, cursive, seedlike beads, twig & hand stitches. it can also be worn as a headband


the Belden necklace
main body is about 6.5" x 4"
strands part is 13" long
17" around neck

a patchwork crochet collar
necklace, made with reclaimed
antique materials. it closes with a
button on the left. a forest collage
of velvet, crochet, net & chain.


the Limerick bonnet
24" over head (around face)
16" over head (brim- back of neck)
16" behind neck

a rich velvet bonnet with mossy textures. the colours are very vibrant & alive.
it's lined with tawny vintage
coat lining & has two long
tattered ties in front.


the Rosen necklace
main body is
about 3.5" wide
and 13" long
the ties are both
14.5" long

an interesting lil creature
i made with hemp silk scraps.
almost entirely hand-sewn,
it's a versatile piece that can be
worn many ways.


the Moss bonnet
23" over head (around face)
16.5" over head (brim-neck)
16.5" behind neck

a forest bonnet made in rich green,
black & brown velvets.. patched
endlessly into a cascade of moss.
the inside is lined with vintage
coat lining. there are ancient
tarnished beads sewn to each side
& green velvet ribbons tie it in front.
it's really cozy.. i want to keep it


the Eudaemonia dress
34" bust
30" waist
free hipx
40" long
shoulder - waist (vertical) 14"

it feels like i've been working
on this dress through multiple
lifetimes, now. tis a patchwork of
reclaimed materials, many scraps
of history aligned elegantly.
vintage shopping bags, silk,
steeped scarves, lace, eyelet,
cotton, edwardian ruffles, secrets.
it closes in back with a vintage zipper.


the Veruca chemisette
5" x 12" main piece
each neck tie is 18"
each waist tie is 23"

a lovely dickensian piece~
a patchwork of eyelet, stripes,
antique lace, silk & black velvet.
modeled after the 1800's dickies,
it can be worn over or under.
it looks especially nice peeking out
of a vest.


the Lindi collar
22" x 8"
ties are 15.5"

a sculptural sea collar stitched with
bright red pom berries. ribbon ties
close it. lined with soft vintage
bridal fabric.