My Uptown Life by Kiya Tomlin

  The Inevitable Underwear Evolution I wanted to share this blog post and Kiya with you.  I could not stop laughing and I know you will all relate.  She makes cool stuff as well.  Let me know what you think.   It was Saturday. No work, no kids. I had a few hours to kill. So I treated myself to …

Help, my T-shirt is Too Small

Question: I have a favorite T-shirt from Steel Pony that no longer fits. I would love to find a way to make it bigger. Any Advice? Answer:  Wet the shirt- Lay it on a flat surface and gently pull the fabric both length ways and width ways, concentrating on the area you would like to be more roomy. Once stretched, …

Yoga for the New Year

As we start a New Year, I think it is always good to begin on the right foot (not Literally).   So, I scoured the internet to find something I think we can all manage to do. So, here it is: 1. Mountain Pose- with hands in prayer- use this pose to set your intention. This may look simple but …

Why I Give a S#!*t

Having a brick and mortar store has allowed me to work on some of my passions. The Pony Project was my first “big idea”.  I wanted to partner with Nonprofits, Students and Retailers to make new designs from old stock.  Teaching students design techniques that were out of the box.  Though the idea was awesome, the reality of the work …

Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day

I recently discovered #TimeTravelerDay and I was intrigued.  When I was young my favorite book (or one of them) was a Stitch in time.  Just the idea that there might be other dimensions really sparked my imagination. The first known mention of such a concept is in ancient Hindu mythology. In one of the stories, the King Revaita travels far away …

A conversation With Juliet Lesser

I think I remember when we first met Juliet.  We were doing a show in New York and a women walks in with the coolest glasses we had ever seen.  Dennis, who is a bit obsessive about glasses struck up the conversation. After that I would look forward to seeing what glasses she was wearing because she always had different …