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Patience and Beadwork (article on Shatter the Looking Glass Magazine)

We had been told that local women were afraid that incoming people might steal their beads patterns therefore we outlined the reasons of our visit in advance. 203 more words


NGO Amazon Pueblo promotes jungle crafts and wearable art

Amazon Pueblo, NGO that helps indigenous community La Libertad in Amazon rainforest, is promoting local handcrafts on fundraising events and crafts venues in USA. It is nice to hear that NGO I was… 62 more words


CROCHET: Pattern for the Reversible Shell Afghan and an awesome pair of linkies!

I was so hot, I just had to take a break, so here you go . . . Please note, I am not referring to FIFA again for four years (well, except for the women’s matches, of course! 988 more words


The Alphabet Book for Baby

When I said that I’m making a quiet book for my newborn son, a friend of mine suggested me to make an alphabet book. I thought, okay, it’d be easy enough. 162 more words


Cheung Chau and the Very Long Day

Yesterday was so long and I was so wiped out that I fell asleep while writing this and accidentally erased everything I’d written. So I think I’ll have another go this morning, shall I! 1,556 more words

Nature's Colour Palette

I just love this time of the year when around every corner your eyes can be presented with a burst of colour that makes you feel good to be alive. 105 more words