The snake entwined steampunk style corset has generated a lot of buzz! It is a commission for a customer’s Halloween costume. Here are some photos of the finished product. These photos were taken by a local photographer we recently met on Model Mayhem, Konstant Karma. Great to work with, you’ll be seeing more from him […]
We’ve got a lot of custom orders for Halloween this year, more than ever before. After the steampunk corset went viral on Facebook, we got orders for 3 of them. We are working on two headdresses: another Edea from Final Fantasy and Akasha Queen of the Damned (with her neckpiece and bra as well),. There’s […]
We’re back home after our California travels and have been listing our inventory as fast as we can in the web shop. If you need something for Burning Man or Dragon Con, email me to make sure we can ship it to you in time. Take a look at some of these beauties!
We were vendors at the Lake Eden Arts Festival on Mother’s Day weekend and it was a blast! It’s in Black mountain, NC, just 20 minutes away from home, nestled in a sweet summer camp in the woods. It is the location of the famous Black Mountain College of the 1940s and 50s, which was […]
We had the pleasure of hosting a short term intern in March. Alyssa, sister of the wonderfully infamous Chainmail Chick, spent her spring break learning how to make Organic Armor. She fit in comfortably and showed a real aptitude. She helped us get started with circlets for our summer inventory. She also made herself a […]
Busy busy busy lately. Sorry to let the blog languish so. Here is how the Edea headdress turned out. The colors were so much fun! We will be at the Lake Eden Arts Festival May 9 – 12 in Black Mountain, NC. Come enjoy the sweetest music festival in the Blue Ridge.
Every year since moving to Asheville (4 years now) we have attended the Asheville Fringe Festival in January. And we would say “We should create something for this next year!” And then we would be too busy and forget. But this year we didn’t forget and with the collaboration of the amazing Claire Dima, we […]
A very happy new year to all of you wonderful freaks! Organic Armor is profoundly grateful for your support this year. May your 2012 be full of genre-bending, dramatic interpretations, alternative futuristic innovations, and the embodiment of the divine! We’ve been rather quiet online for months due to several complicated custom orders. These time consuming […]
We’re back at the lovely Triboriginal belly dance retreat, hidden away in the autumnal NC mountains. We came here last year for the 1st time and learned so much about the belly dance world. It’s good to see familiar faces and meet new friends. Onca, queen and founder of the event, calls Tribo “Cozy community on an epic […]
We are creature designers for a movie! A few weeks ago we created two special effects creature costumes for The Healer. This is a supernatural thriller currently being shot in the DuPont State Forest just south of Asheville. Written and directed by Giorgio Serafini, it features the rising young stars Joel Courtney and Isabelle Fuhrman. […]