Amy

Amy takes pride in being a grumpy optimist. Want to talk sports ball? Amy is your girl. Her favorite New York Times crossword puzzle day is Tuesday. If your book is set in the former Soviet Union or World War 2, Amy will read it. As a recovered Southern Baptist, she is raising her daughter to be happy.

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Money Is Power: Use It

The most powerful thing in the United States is money.* It sucks, but it’s true.…

Wind of Change: Did the CIA end the Cold War with a heavy metal power ballad?

Here’s a fun question. Did the CIA write the power ballad “Wind of Change” for…

Let’s Speculate on Outlander Season 6

With Outlander production halted, we have no idea when we get to put our eyeballs…

Making the Cut E9 & E10: Finding the Next White Tory Burch

This past week has been wild. Gronk un-retired, to go play for the Tampa Bay…

Making the Cut E8: The Labor of Women

Since COVID-19 kept us from getting NCAA March Madness this year, we get to be…

Making the Cut E7: No One Wants A Skingraft

The marketing campaign for a brand can be just as important in selling the clothes…

Making the Cut E6: Waffle House Chic

I know I’m behind this week. I’ve been very busy filling the dishwasher, sewing things,…

Making the Cut E5: Who Invited the New Girl?

Au revoir, Paris!  Konnichi wa, Tokyo! Beyond the clothes and challenges, Making the Cut’s production style…

Making the Cut E4 Recap: Welcome to The Night Circus

Let’s start with a Corrections Corner. In my Making the Cut E3 recap, I announced…

Making the Cut E3 Recap: The tailor survives

Collaboration: a current trend in fashion and an established way to bring some drama to…