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The Power of the Sun

Gosh it's been hot here, I mean Hot! I've been taking advantage of the "Power of the Sun" ( say this in a superhero voice😁) to do some more solar dyeing. It's really easy. Shall I explain? First I soaked my fibre as usual in water, until I was happy it was wet through. Next… Continue reading The Power of the Sun

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Colour inspiration

I love colour don't you? I love the way Mother Nature puts colours together and they just look wonderful. It's funny isn't it because when we try to do the same thing quite often our choices look a bit off don't they! She's very clever Mother Nature. Anyway I look to her for my dyeing… Continue reading Colour inspiration

Sunshine Dyeing
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Sunshine dyeing

Hello how are you all? Grab a cuppa snuggle up, get comfy this is a long one! It's been a gloriously sunny weekend here in Portsmouth, we've been enjoying the outdoor life immensely. Treacle has spent the weekend demonstrating the art of chilling. She's a beautiful cat the colours of her coat really struck me… Continue reading Sunshine dyeing

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Spinning Fever

Oh I love the sunny weather don't you? As soon as it's warm enough I'm outside........all day, eating, drinking, chatting, relaxing and enjoying the garden! I might have overdone the sun. I have spinning fever. Over the past few days I've been spinning some of this gorgeous roving I dyed last week. Sitting in the… Continue reading Spinning Fever