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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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Fabulous Fibres!

Well I've been very busy in the land of fibre as you know from my last post. So I thought I'd share some gratuitous fibre loveliness for you to enjoy, dive in, it's all soft and squishy! You like? I'm delighted with all of these fluffy pretties and can't wait to get the dyes out… Continue reading Fabulous Fibres!

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