phantom of the opera

Dark drama in the form of dripping crystals, plenty of chain fringe, rows of ruffles and an abundance of amazing architecture – the scene is set. With the chartreuse greens, onyx blacks and golden ocre tones of the Palmer House’s Empire Room, the somewhat melancholy mood sings songs in D minor…. It’s one of my … Continue Reading

semi-steampunk

Equal parts steampunk and victorian glam, this DIY beaded collar is what I would expect Marie Antionette’s goth cousin to sport at those fancy af tea parties. Not that she had a goth cousin (well, that I know of)…. I started by cutting a choker-length piece of large curb chain. I took round gunmetal chain … Continue Reading

diy dracula necklace

Bright scarlet red sparkles combine with deep gunmetal glam and vintage-style filigree frills for this hauntingly-chic Dracula necklace….. It’s OCTOBER which means <FINALLY> time for the Halloween countdown. My first installment in 2017’s Halloween tutorial lineup is this detailed statement piece, which only looks difficult to make – trust me, you can whip this up … Continue Reading