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.

Author: Kar-Ling

Roast pork belly

Roast pork belly

How to slow roast pork belly chinese style (siu yuk,  脆皮烧肉). You have notice on blog post on  Amaranth stir fry that I have serve it with some meat. That is one of my many family recipes. An all time favourite all time. Great for special occasions. […]

How to make your own shopping/ shoulder bag

How to make your own shopping/ shoulder bag

Here is a blog post and review on how to make your own shopping/ shoulder bag. I have recently been to the knitting and stitching show at Olympia, London. it’s a show that is held twice a year. Here is an blog post about it. […]

How to grow and harvest Yacon

How to grow and harvest Yacon

This is a blog post on how to grow and harvest Yacon. Also known as Peruvian Ground Apple. I found about this tuber after reading a few gardening books about it and decided to get hold of Yacon . I did this at the end […]

Seeds to start sowing in March

Seeds to start sowing in March

I am passionate about growing my own food. Therefore in this post I am writing about seeds to start sowing in March. I am based in London, weather here though is warmer than the rest of the UK however it is still not the mediterranean. […]

How to check for seeds viability

How to check for seeds viability

Here a story that I would like to share on how to check for seeds viability. It’s now in March here in London. Spring this year has arrive early and it’s now gone a bit (it’s been some strong cold winds around lately). It’s time […]

Bobbi brown makeup session review

Bobbi brown makeup session review

I don’t normally or ever post anything related to makeup. I always post things related to look book I had such a good experience of this visit and just thought I make a review out of it. My makeup experience of brands didn’t start till […]

Invisible (concealed) zip – how to sew

Invisible (concealed) zip – how to sew

Invisible or concealed zip is a great invention for dressmakers as it’s visible at all once it’s inserted. This technique can use for all invisible zip insertion whether is a dress, skirt or trousers. Here is how I sew an invisible zip to a skirt. […]