Author Archives: couturecorner

About couturecorner

Designer, sewer, and crafting advocate living in the American Southeast.

Broadcloth Sale

I think every person who has sewn for any period of time has one, a pattern that they would love to make but simply cannot afford the amount of fabric that gos into it. Or maybe you have limited fabric … Continue reading

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Le Penseur: How is it done? HAREM PANTS.

Today’s issue of Le Penseur: How is it done? Is focused quite naturally on my latest obsession. Which there is a kind of irony to. Have you ever had a trend that you took to the moment people stopped talking … Continue reading

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Ugg–

A new banner for the CoutureCornerBlog and for CoutureCornerShop. I have just spent the last hour..or two…making them. And let me just say – making graphics for your own layout is 10x easier than making little banners for someone else’s! … Continue reading

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The first step: Dress for the occasion!

A few days ago I was raiding my closet in search of something (that I believe was never found), what I DID find however my my old ice skating outfit. Perhaps I didn’t know it then but the fact that … Continue reading

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Tango Dress

Just got a request for suggestions for a tango dress for a young lady’s prom. It was tricky finding one that both looked tango and looked like formal wear, not athletic competition wear. So in the end this gave me … Continue reading

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Wallet Muster

Ug. Just got back from my least favorite place in the cosmos….no not Wal-Mart…the much dreaded DMV. DA DA DOOM. Anyway the license that was lost last week is now replaced and I thought I might beable to cheer myself … Continue reading

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