I've had many people ask me on how I got to work with Pinup Girl Clothing and it's one of my favorite stories to tell. I consider it my "Charlie story" as in "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."
It all started while I was at work surfing (stalking) the P.U.G. Facebook page and I saw their post about hiring for the new Burbank store.…Continue
Working at the boutique, I get asked a lot about what shapewear works best. We also get women who come in and say, "These clothes are gorgeous but they would only look good on thin women." I never know if I should be offended or flattered by this comment because I am a plus size woman and I wear P.U.G. clothing all the time. Am I included in the "thin" category according to them or are they saying I look ridiculous in those clothes?
At 29 and 220 pounds, I am the biggest I've ever…Continue
Micheline asked that I post about my DIY cocktail hats after seeing them on my Facebook page. I am by no means a blogger so I am still getting used to this site. =)
I have always been crafty and most of the time get carried away with crazy ideas. My mother's side of the family has always been creating things and as a child I always admired their creativity. I have no professional sewing/designing skills except what I learned in high school and from my grandmother.…Continue