Emily Carroll Draws Dresses and Delightful Happysad Comics for You

Who doesn't love a storybook ending?

Sep 12, 2011 at 12:00pm | Leave a comment

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Emily Carroll is a marvelous illustrator. You may know her as one of the collaborators on the Draw This Dress tumblr, whence the above image was taken, where she and the equally-wonderful Vera Brosgol take turns drawing historic fashion.

She also makes lovely, haunting comics, like  "The Prince and the Sea," a creepybeautiful, dreamlike fairytale with an ending that is only 50 percent happy. Or "Anu Anulan & Yir’s Daughter," a gorgeous tale of love and sacrifice. Read them and feel glad that the Internet makes such wonderful stories instantly available to us all.