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Look what happens when you take down the old shades (never throw them away)

Pulling down the shades in my daughters old room, I looked at the fibers closely and thought “What if?”

So I poured on the soda ash and sprinkled on the dye. 30 more words

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Hand dyeing fabric in the winter

Well what do you do to get your fabric dyeing fix? It below zero and you can’t hang everything outside on the clothesline. I use my trusty (and rusty) old under appliance pan from Menard’s (for about $9) It’s about 36 inches square a very convenient size… 187 more words

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Old linen a new way

At a recent estate sale, I bought a ton of old really old textured linen (for $1) It had been hand embroidered in a very strange duck and tree pattern. 56 more words

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