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.

Recent Posts

Chocolate brownie

Chocolate brownie

Here is a recipe for chocolate brownie that I have made today. It’s winter now the daylight hours are short. I like nothing better just sit on the sofa and have some chocolate brownie. so bad for you but tastes sooo good. Recipe makes about […]

White cut chicken rice

White cut chicken rice

This blog is about making white cut chicken rice chicken. Yes white cut chicken as the chicken flesh is white.  It’s actually a quick boil chicken than has been cool down. Where I originally come from in Malaysia (well, I have left home more than […]

Stir fry potato strips

Stir fry potato strips

This is a recipes on how to cook stir fry potato. Stir fry potato is classic chinese side dish found in China. It is not so much known the West. I have fascinating to want to make and try out this dish after being at […]

Sewing stretch fabric

Sewing stretch fabric

This is a log on sewing with stretch fabric. I have recently got myself some stretch jersey fabric to make a dress. If one knows how to sew stretch or jersey fabrics one can sew a lot of garments like t-shirts, leisure wear like yoga […]

Fabric dyeing with ivy

Fabric dyeing with ivy

Fabric dyeing with ivy (using mordant). I have been dyeing with ivy again recently as my first attempt didn’t turn up very well. Dahlia flowers and ivy dyeing This time round I simmer the ivy leaves in a pot for at least half hour till […]

How to wear tweed skirt

How to wear tweed skirt

I have recently made myself a tweed skirt. Now I would to share on how to wear tweed. Tweed is basically a wool. It is very English type of fabric. It hails from Scotland and the north of England. In Scotland there are so many […]

Chicken curry noddle soup

Chicken curry noddle soup

How to make chicken curry noddle soup a malaysian classic street food dish. I love making at this time of the year as it’s cold outside and this dish a warm you up dish. This recipe is about making the elements of the chocken curry […]