Five Minute Fabulous – Vintage Suitcase

Vintage suitcases have so much character. Not only are they beautiful and nostalgic, but they are useful too. I’m getting quite a nice little collection. Six in fact. Two I bought in thrift stores, and the other four I have acquired either in the council clean up (which is coming up in a couple of…

Shibori Textile Dyeing

When I was a teenager I used to love tie dyeing. No item made of fabric was immune. I’d attack my t shirts, bed sheets, socks. You name it. Now, many years later, I’ve got the tie dye bug again. Except now I know it’s beautiful name – Shibori. Shibori is the Japanese term for…