Tag Archives: fashion

Kirana

For anyone who has seen me wearing my own designs in public, it is probably no surprise that Morning Dance is my favorite colorway of all the Royal Batiks. It has cheerful, rainbow greens, blues and a touch of purple, … Continue reading

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Tangled Thoughts

Before she passed away, my mother had a series of strokes that stole her ability to communicate. While she could still express herself, she made a comment that her thoughts were all tangled. I have never forgotten that image. My … Continue reading

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L’Incroyable

Genre: The New Republics ends tomorrow, alas, and here I am again, blogging at the very last minute. (Group members and subscribers in-world got the word in good time, however!)  The theme is inspired by the era of the American … Continue reading

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December Part Deux

Four special holiday editions of Spyralle’s Koloa gown were our donation for Team Diabetes Winter Showcase in December, with 100% of the proceeds going to diabetes research. The holiday Koloa gowns are back at Spyralle now. Look for some of … Continue reading

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Tarja

Tarja is a sweeping gown with a medieval silhouette. Intricately patterned brocade is bound in at the waist with an embroidered leather corselet. streamers of matching silk fall from the shoulders. Tarja comes in four colors, sold separately. Each color has … Continue reading

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Esyld

I’ve been looking for a way to use this series of fractals for a long time. Their fierce, primitive quality was a perfect fit for this dress, garb for a warrior queen. This new release from Spyralle is exclusively at … Continue reading

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Genre: The Ancients

  December’s round of Genre opened on December 15 and runs until January 11.  This month’s theme is “The Ancients.” Classic Greece and Rome are well represented, also ancient Egypt and other cultures. Inspired by the chiton garment of ancient … Continue reading

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The Turning of the Year

At Seelie Court, Winter Is Coming. Spyralle brings you four gowns to celebrate the changing season. I call them Owl Moon because the fractal I used reminds me of owls. You can see it in the feather texture on the … Continue reading

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Genre: South Asia

Genre always delights! I think you will find much to please in this month’s South Asia themed market.  Spyralle’s brightly colored mesh Shalwar Kameez sets were inspired by a specific scene in a specific wonderful Bollywood movie. Maybe you can … Continue reading

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Thornweaver Petite

They’re here at last! This month’s Genre theme is Petites, and Spyralle’s Thornweaver – long promised! – has arrived in a new edition for Yabusaka Petite Avatars. Red Maple is the new color – now exclusively for Petites and only … Continue reading

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