Tag Archives: table linen

colors from black bean

While cleaning out the kitchen cupboard, I found a large bag of dried black beans tucked in the corner behind the canned foods. This reminded me of a thread I had read in one of the Ravelry discussion groups about the variations of color … Continue reading

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eco stain with muscari

Hello, I am back from a month-long vacation visiting my families in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was great to see them doing well and spending time together was just wonderful. I had my fair share of “pigging out” on the … Continue reading

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natural dyeing, pecan

This will be my first post for year 2015. Wishing all my readers a peaceful and joyous New Year! Over the Christmas holidays, I found a pecan tree on my walk home from the library. It was quite by accident actually, as … Continue reading

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weekly bundle: table linens, rustic and natural

The texture of raw silk or silk noil is nubbly and feels a bit rough to touch as it has tiny kinks on its natural off-white surface. Don’t let this one go by without giving it much credit. It is … Continue reading

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odb?

My obsession with natural dyeing has spawned new acronym around the household.  I  awoke quite early Saturday morning and immediately headed out to the garden shed I use as my studio to start experimenting with some dyeing ideas I had … Continue reading

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