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Natural Dyes

I made this scarf using a beautiful yarn from Misti Alpaca called The Best of Nature. It’s 100% baby alpaca dyed with pigments from all-natural plant and mineral sources. 65 more words


Not writing? Take an ice bath.

Have you seen Podio.com’s infographic breaking down the daily routines of some much-admired creative people? I stared at it for at least ten minutes, trying to divine color-coded inspiration from all those rectangles. 433 more words

Writing Practice


Song: Holiday

Artist: Vampire Weekend

Such a happy little song. Can’t get it out of my head!




Pretty Boxes, Peace and Potato Salad

1   We were in the shop buying some French Bean plants at Kehelland when I noticed these beautiful little boxes. The top row looks like four delicious fondant fancies! 96 more words


I wasn’t sure what to do this evening, so I decided to paint a bag.


Wordsmith Wednesday-Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian Crochet

I chose Tunisian Crochet for this weeks WordPress Wednesday because it takes me back to a course that I did in Chester with my friend Penny. 492 more words

DIY Candle Jars

My latest craft project was to turn 30 glass jars into candle holders for the wedding using gold glitter to tie in with the gold accents in our wedding colours.  455 more words