Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker gardener

Maker gardener

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.


Recent Posts

Char Siu (Chinese BBQ pork)

Char Siu (Chinese BBQ pork)

This is a blog post on how to make Char siu (Chinese BBQ pork) at home. Char siu is a honey/ sugar glazed pork marinate that is seen nowadays in Chinese Restaurants. Once cooked serve with sliced chilli or sweet sauce accompanied with boiled rice. […]

Growing and harvesting wild garlic

Growing and harvesting wild garlic

Here is a blog post on growing and harvesting wild garlic. Wild garlic is also known as Allium ursinum. Wild garlic is available in the woods however, one will need to forage for it. If you like in the woods foraging will much easy than […]

Beef rendang recipe to cook at home

Beef rendang recipe to cook at home

This is a blog post on how to make beef rendang recipe at home. Beef rendang is a classic Malaysian slow cook beef curry. It is great to cook with braising beef that is easily found in supermarkets here in the UK. It’s a great […]

How to grow and harvest purslane

How to grow and harvest purslane

This is a blog post on how to grow and harvest purslane. Purslane is actually a weed that has its origins from Asia. If grown in a temperate climate like the UK it grows annually. There is a high chance of it self seeding as […]

Angled patch pocket with flap how to sew

Angled patch pocket with flap how to sew

Here is a blog post on how to sew an angled patch pocket with flap at home. Patch pocket does come in different shapes and sizes. It can be curved as well. However, the principles of making an angled patch pocket will be the same […]

Growing and harvesting spring onion

Growing and harvesting spring onion

This blog post is about growing and harvesting spring onions at home. Spring onions are easy to grow and versatile ingredient in cooking. I use Lisbon spring onion variety and they grew quite well and hassle free. I bought some seeds a few years back […]

How to sew angle collar at home

How to sew angle collar at home

This is a blog post on how to sew an angle collar at home. Sewing this angled collar it would be the same as sewing other types of collar patterns like a round collar that don’t require a collar band. Collar bands are more commonly […]