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

Yee sang classic home made recipe

Yee sang classic home made recipe

This a recipe on making the classic Yee sang a Southeast Asian Chinese New Year starter dish. It’s not available elsewhere but Malaysia and Singapore. It has origins of Nyonya influences a bit like Kuih Kapit which has revolved over the years. Yee sang it […]

Egg curry Kerala style home cook recipe

Egg curry Kerala style home cook recipe

Here is a blog post on egg curry Kerala style recipe. Kerala is a place in south India. There are plenty of types of egg curry but this one is just super yummy. This due to mixture spices that makes it taste so good which […]

Hand sewing in dressmaking – the types

Hand sewing in dressmaking – the types

Here are some hand sewing stitches that are great to use in dressmaking. I am a firm believer that one is going to spend this time why don’t just spend a bit more time to give the garment you are making a more professional finish. […]

How to make popcorn from corn at home

How to make popcorn from corn at home

Here is a blog post on how to make popcorn from corn. It may sound easy. However, like most things in life, it’s easy if you know how to. I started making popcorn as I have been growing strawberry corn in my garden last year. […]

Making wonton skin from scratch

Making wonton skin from scratch

How to make wonton skin from scratch. Not too long ago I made some wonton soup. Here is the link to the recipe. I have always buy shop-bought ones simply for its convenience. So I couldn’t say I made it from scratch. As making from […]

Setting up equipment for indigo fabric dyeing

Setting up equipment for indigo fabric dyeing

Here is a blog post on setting up equipment for indigo fabric dyeing. Recently I have started to experiment with indigo dyeing at home. I had great success being it my first time. I have always love natural dyeing. As it’s something that is easy […]

Block printing on fabric

Block printing on fabric

I have recently been printing on fabric again. This time I am doing block printing on fabric. I have previously use to print using mono printing on a silk screen. This is where a squeegee is use to pull the paint across. However by doing […]