So what if Claire’s daughter, Brianna, had fallen through time and needed something to wear outside her comfort zone in order to be noticed at ‘court’ maybe in pre-Albert’s death Victorian England – what would Charles Worth do…? Hang on then…I’m getting ahead of myself… I don’t know what it is about the Starz series, Outlander, that aggravates my inner romantic. Is it the … Read More A Romantic Fantasy…
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Something about glam and New Year’s that just goes hand-in-hand and drives me stupid blonde wild. Using the extraordinary couture samples from Sandra Stilwell and wigs by Ilaria Mazzoni…well, the job’s easy for the camera. Learn more about Sandra Stilwell Presents Richmond, VA event in 2017 here (info coming soon!) – and take a look at Ilaria’s ‘Time of Doll‘ stunning wigs here… Note: Featured … Read More A New Year’s Photo Shoot with ‘Sandra Stilwell Presents…’
If there is a name synonymous with sporty, tailored ready-to-wear fashion throughout the doll word, it would have to be Marcelo Jacob. His clean and jazzy ensembles have graced our favorite fashion dolls from Barbie to Fashion Royalty. Jacob’s ideals of fresh design can be easily seen his work, quality construction, and taste for graphic elements that create an identity with pop culture. He … Read More Celebration: Marcelo Jacob and the MFDS
With great power comes great responsibility – or so they say. People close to me know that I am very attached to my family. As a single gay man who just hit 50 in 2014, I don’t have children of my own – so I live vicariously through my brother’s and sister’s children, and now, their children, too. My eldest niece, Elizabeth, is very … Read More Using My Powers For Good
Big Thanks to Frank Garcia and Pedro Aguas at What’s Happening Magazine for the opportunity to show my work…it’s really cool to get recognition outside the doll community, considering non-doll people are so afraid of Annabelle, Chucky and the lot…morons. In the article, you’ll see images of recent designs as Aurora, Infanta, Vienna, Scarlatto, Whie Tie and the newest Éire – a little something for … Read More Celebration: Tommydoll in What’s Happening Magazine!
I’ll keep this one to a minimum text-wise (you’re welcome)…because the images speak louder than words. As with inspirations here and here…this gown reflects a mood inspired by a city of splendor. Hand-beaded net sparkles over silk tissue taffeta, shirred extravagantly in an excessive need of fabric that fortifies Vienna’s charms. Once again, Poppy Parker is my muse…and her attitude is undeniable. Like a … Read More ‘Cause in Vienna…We Were Poetry…