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

Making hand-pulled noodles at home

Making hand-pulled noodles at home

This is a blog post on making hand-pulled noodles at home. Hand-pulled noodle is basically making noodle without the use of any equipment at all. It is only done by using your hands. this noodle has it’s origins of Northern China none what so ever […]

Fabric printing with Logwood

Fabric printing with Logwood

This blog post is about fabric printing with logwood. This is my latest and new experiment in printing fabrics. Logwood is actually a chipped bark that produces a lovely deep purple color. It is a stunning color that now many natural fabric printers are using […]

Roasted brussel sprout Asian style

Roasted brussel sprout Asian style

Here is a simple and easy recipe on how to cook Roasted Brussel sprout Asian style. This recipe is inspired by my old friend who is in Singapore. Now with globalization, one can almost buy anything from aboard. Brussel sprout is very good for one […]

Mini Strawberry cheesecake

Mini Strawberry cheesecake

This is another blog post on small bite pastry bite recipe on making mini strawberry cheesecake. It is a great recipe for parties, special occasions, and also great for small portion sizes to serve at home. As it contains butter, sugar, and cream cheese the […]

Fabric dyeing with cochineal

Fabric dyeing with cochineal

This is a blog post on fabric dyeing with cochineal. What is cochineal? Cochineal is actually an insect where is produces carminic acid. This in which in return gets the color red. Here is more information on cochineal. Of course, it not only use in […]

Growing and harvesting saffron at home

Growing and harvesting saffron at home

this is a blog post on growing and harvesting saffron at home. Saffron is a spice used to color a common dish called paella. It can be used to color drinks and food like rice or meat dishes as well. It is one of the […]

Eco printing on fabric using cochineal

Eco printing on fabric using cochineal

This is a blog post on eco printing on fabric using cochineal. It is my first few experiments on eco printing. My curiosity about this craft was after getting interested in natural dyeing. In the past, I have made experiments on eco-dyeing but it was […]