The Geek Chic Boutique Has Arrived!

  It’s been a long time coming, but The Geek Chic Boutique has finally arrived.  For some time I’ve been thinking about dividing my original business, The Costume Wrangler’s Closet, into two shops. The Costume Wrangler’s Closet will continue to focus on custom costumes, cosplay, and apparel.  You’ll find corsets, clothes, kilts, and can commission […]

I’m Just Here For the “Feminist Drivel Filth”

Fair warning: here be spoilers and a wacky notion that equality means everyone is equal.  Woah. I wasn’t going to see Mad Max: Fury Road. It’s not really my kind of movie–at least, I figured it wouldn’t be.  And then I read this article on Huffington Post.  Evidently someone found this movie so threatening to […]

Wrangling for Planet Comicon 2015

Planet Comicon 2015 Preview I’ve been hard at work building new pieces for Planet Comicon, including some new fabric designs!  It’s been a busy couple of weeks.  Shown above are my new coin purses, which will debut (along with a ton of new designs) at Comicon. I’ll have some wallets—both men’s and women’s.  But that’s […]

Wrangling with a Steampunk Valentine

Well, this is a first.  Actually, it’s a couple of firsts. I’ve created my first ever steampunk fabric design! AND, I’ve entered it in Spoonflower’s weekly contest–something I’ve never done before.  It’s a little daunting putting my design up there amongst so many other great fabrics.  Be sure you take a look, and vote for […]

Wrangling Up a Valentine and Helping Kinds in Need

Need help finding some fun, geek-tastic Valentine’s Day cards? No worries, people. I’ve got your back!  Just download my free printable Valentine’s Day cards. (You can either right click the image and save it to your desktop or if you’re a Mac user like me use the control button and click on the image to […]

Wrangling up a Free Giveaway!

The KC Geek Corps is a great resource for anybody who loves geek culture and wants to know about geek-tastic events in the KC area!  And for the next two weeks, they’re running a free giveaway contest! You could win a free custom pendant necklace or keychain from The Geekerye! Enter the Giveaway here, and don’t […]

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Wrangling on Geek Crafts!

Hey folks! I’m so excited to announce that I’m going to be a weekly contributor to the awesome blog Geek Crafts! If you haven’t checked them out, you must swing on over there and spend some time exploring all the awesome geek-themed crafts, tutorials, DIYs, handmade products from around the web, and even movie reviews […]

Beat the Holiday Shopping Rush and Support Local Artists!

The Handmade Holiday Boutique is coming!

Wrangling Up A Gift Guide

Handmade Geekery makes the perfect holiday gift! Who’s the most impossible person for you to shop for on your list this season? For me it’s my brothers.  So I started putting together a Pinterest Board for some geeky gift ideas and thought I’d share. Be sure to check back as I add more pins. Follow […]

Wrangling up a LAST MINUTE Halloween Costume

If you’re still not sure what you’re going to wear for Halloween, I’ve got the solution for you.  Download the image below and print it out.  Tape it, glue it, pin it, stitch it, whatever it, to whatever you’re wearing right now.  Boom. Instant Halloween costume for the thoroughly desperate procrastinators out there. Are you […]