Three years, that’s how long it took me to do this! THREE YEARS!! I’d had indigo crystals for a third of decade and only got round to using them a week ago. What took me so long and why now? Cooking up chemicals with two small children and an inquisitive dog around scared me a little […]
What the Japanese Can Teach Us About Sun Hat Making.
It’s been like summer here in southern Germany this last week. We were collecting Easter eggs in freezing conditions with a few flakes of snow a couple of weeks ago and yesterday we were basking in 28 degrees sunshine. Spring’s often like that here. Suddenly you’re packing away your woolies and trying to remember where you […]
Friday’s Fabric Focus: Can We Really Trust Organic Fabrics?
I’m a fabric-aholic! Self confessed and unashamed. I started this blog as a way to share this addiction to sewing and fabrics, but particularly my love of fabrics. Fabric Love There’s something about textiles that I find irresistible and I’ve built up quite a sizeable fabric collection over the years. I began acquiring bits and […]