1. DIY - Slipper Socks
    11/10/2016 Rosalind
    DIY & Sock Journal

    DIY - Slipper Socks

    If you're like us, you love slipper socks. These cozy, grippy styles are perfect for wearing around the house, as they keep your feet warm and prevent slips on polished surfaces. The only downside is that we can't get all...

  2. DIY: Cosplay Gloves, Part 2
    08/11/2016 Lucy
    Events, DIY, Tips & Tricks, Costumes & Cosplay

    DIY: Cosplay Gloves, Part 2

    Last week we started our DIY gloves (which can be a handy replacement for body paint), and today we’ll finish them!

  3. DIY: Cosplay Gloves, Part 1
    08/02/2016 Lucy
    Events, DIY, Tips & Tricks, Costumes & Cosplay

    DIY: Cosplay Gloves, Part 1

    Today we bring you a tutorial for transforming tights into gloves, as a handy alternative to body paint.

  4. An Organized Sock Drawer
    03/30/2016 Lucy
    DIY, Sock Journal & Tips & Tricks

    An Organized Sock Drawer

    Since most of us Dreamers are sock fans, it’s probably not much of a surprise that we occasionally struggle with sock storage.

  5. DIY: Needle Felting!
    12/16/2015 Zaffie
    DIY, Sock Journal & Reference

    DIY: Needle Felting!

    Back in 2011 we wrote a Sock Journal on darning socks, which has turned out to be one of our most popular Sock Journals of all time. Since socks get so much traffic from being in your shoes all day, they tend...

  6. Historical Costuming: part 1
    10/07/2015 Rosalind
    DIY, Sock Journal, Stockings & Costumes

    Historical Costuming: part 1

    We Dreamers wear a lot of hats (and socks, of course), but one of our favorite jobs around here is helping customers find the perfect socks for cosplays and costumes. While finding a good color match for a cartoon character’s...

  7. August: National Peach Month
    08/12/2015 Sabrina
    DIY, Sock Journal, Summer & Reference

    August: National Peach Month

    The beginning of August marks the mid-point between the summer solstice and autumnal equinox, signifying the height of summer here in the Pacific Northwest. The warm season is in full-swing, so why not reap the benefits while you can? All...

  8. DIY: Lace Footies
    07/10/2015 Sabrina
    DIY, Sock Journal, Summer & Footie Socks

    DIY: Lace Footies

    It's been warming up here in Portland, Oregon and finding the right socks for this weather has been a real chore for us! If you've also been perusing our Summer Collection for socks to wear while trying to beat the...

  9. Cosplay Corner: No-Sew Thigh High Boots
    03/16/2015 Rae
    Events, DIY, Costumes & Cosplay

    Cosplay Corner: No-Sew Thigh High Boots

    Your cosplay is almost perfect. You've got your skirt and your corset. You've got your wig and your peace bonded weapon. The only thing you need to pull  it all together is a pair of colorful thigh high boots. Buying expensive footwear is out...

  10. Cosplay Corner: DIY Stocking Adornments
    02/17/2015 Rosalind
    Events & DIY

    Cosplay Corner: DIY Stocking Adornments