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Archaeology and clothing (or maybe not)

Hee hee… I was down in the basement the other day when I came across a small stash of Ladybird books among all my files. For anyone not familiar with these, they were – and to some extent still are, though they’re not the same – a British series of books for children. 968 more words


Eco-dyeing via India Flint

After reading Eco Dyeing by India Flint and since I live out in the country of the Ozarks, I’ve become interested in what colors/dyes are available from local plants. 59 more words


Epic Project continued

There’s another aspect of the Epic Project– sample mini skeins! Actually, that’s how the project came about to begin with– I’d been very slowly gathering tiny skeins of dye colors for reference, but realized that a binder of “pages” would be more useful for scanning. 98 more words

(Big) Work in Progress

I have a LOT of dyes. I use 4 different brands of dyes, and a couple of them are always coming out in new colors. Which of course I have to buy! 296 more words