I wanted to make a dress, which was like wearing our garden.
Every year on 4th of December, Feast Day, devoted to St Barbara, mum would cut branches off apple or cherry trees and place them in a vase. If the branches are in full bloom on Christmas eve the year ahead will be prosperous and happy. A while ago I read one should hit the branchesContinue reading “Barbara Branches”
Last year my mom send me a huge pile of vintage fabrics, after the first excitement I noticed two problems. One was that they came in varied and non-standard lengths, and the other problem was a very musty old smell that still hung in the cloth even after two washing cycles with disinfectant. Tips againstContinue reading “Getting Rid of Smell in Vintage Fabric”