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Progress and Results

I’m going to be extremely busy today. I have a webinar with Marie Forleo’s B-School and I have ironing to do.

Lest you get me wrong, I no longer iron clothing. 312 more words


The Witch's Pots

Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble. Where was that from? Anyone know? I don’t think it’s Shakespeare. 

I have set the pots to marinating. I did a little of both kinds of dyeing today. 394 more words


It's All About Color

Okay, so this may not be a LOT of color. But it is a COLOR. Just look at the shine from the 50% Silk, 50% Yak yarn. 338 more words


Surface Design Show 2018: My Top Picks

Last week I went to the Surface Design Show 2018 in London at the Business Design Centre. I like going to exhibits or trade shows to see what companies and manufacturers are creating in the interior and architecture worlds, to see what is in trend, to find out about new materials, inventions and technologies, colours, textures, and I also love to see how they display these wonderful surface designs and ideas! 1,562 more words

Interior Design

Thread lace and beads

Oh my word–making huge pieces of thread lace is a never ending project! I’ve never made anything but some small leaves before and making this huge sheet is taking way too long. 533 more words


Threads and more threads

Have you ever made thread lace? With the water soluble stabilizer? I decided that was what I wanted for my curvy silk piece so I jumped right into creating it. 429 more words


First dragonflies then flying dragons!

My dragonfly design is way out in front with viewings on Redbubble. Even allowing for it being one of the oldest there.

Since then, I’ve meddled with seahorses, bees, unicorns, goats, mice and swans! 325 more words