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Dye Samples no. 1 of 2016

Hello everyone, a while ago in a post I mentioned some dye experiments. This is not my first post on the matter so I’ve decided to just make this into a series. 887 more words

My Garden

Hello everyone, this year I have been working extra hard on the gardens. We have two gardens, the one in the front yard is our flower garden and the one in the backyard is our vegetable and herb garden. 528 more words

Incredible Edible - Not this frog though.

Visitors from afar…. well outside London.  Bicester, Oxfordshire to be exact.  Azul, Jason, Kate, Mark and Claudia from Grassroots Bicester and Banbury Community Action were on an awayday to find out about setting up a community growing space.   172 more words

Gardening

Smells Like Perfume?

Well hello there friend. Yes I was away again but this time I have a legitimate reason… I was on vacation. Here’s a picture:

Looks dreadful doesn’t it? 619 more words

Natural Dyeing

Collars for Marcia

I made a beautiful collar for another Mother of the Bride. She lives in Maryland and it happens that she also raises Border Leicesters which have been used to create the collar below: 36 more words

Felting

An Excessive Amount of Updates

                                                (My box of dyeable fabric) 

Oh my, I am now realizing that I have not updated this blog in over a month… And it’s not because I haven’t been experimenting or just sitting around on my tush. 1,214 more words

Natural Dyeing

The Mother of the Bride

I had to admit, at some point I felt a little panic during the production of this dress (just a little). I tend to think about too many “what if’s” and I have to remind myself that I will be fine. 251 more words

Fibers