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

Cendol homemade from scratch at home

Cendol homemade from scratch at home

this is a blog post on cendol homemade from scratch at home. Cendol is actually a name for a dessert in Malaysia. It is sold by street food vendors in night markets and food courts. Also, it is added to a shaved iced dessert called […]

Growing and harvesting potatoes

Growing and harvesting potatoes

This is a blog post on growing and harvesting potatoes at home. Potatoes are a staple diet in many northern hemisphere countries. it has been grown for many years and there are many different varieties of them. It is a bit like eating rice in […]

How to grow and harvest mugwort/ wormwood

How to grow and harvest mugwort/ wormwood

This is a blog post on how to grow and harvest mugwort/ wormwood at home. Mugwort has many uses more common in Europe is known to make part of Absinthe liquor. The scientific name is Artemisia Absinthium. There are many other uses of mugwort as […]

Dyeing with pre-reduced indigo dye

Dyeing with pre-reduced indigo dye

Here is a blog post on dyeing with pre-reduced indigo dye powder and mixes. Today I have tried a pre-reduced indigo dye. I live in the UK there is not much chance of growing my own indigo in my back garden here. Therefore, I relay […]

Digital fabric design with adobe photoshop

Digital fabric design with adobe photoshop

This is a blog post on digital fabric design with adobe photoshop. It is a very big topic to write in a blog post. However, I have now gained much more confidence in using Adobe Photoshop and want to write about it. I am pretty […]

Rhubarb compote making at home

Rhubarb compote making at home

This is a blog post on rhubarb compote making at home. At the end of summer due to the hot weather, my rhubarb plants in the garden have been growing very well. This year it was the best harvest I had I hope it stays […]

Making raspberry ice lolly

Making raspberry ice lolly

This is a blog post on making raspberry ice lolly. A great kids’ summer favorite cool snack on a hot day. It is very easy to make at home. It is possible to use any type of fruit. Raspberry makes a great ice lolly as […]