Box pouches

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I’ve had a spell of eco printing onto old woollen blankets.  It is extremely rewarding: wool is the perfect fibre for dyeing with eucalypts (as India Flint has said so may times) and the pile of the blanket means that every detail can show!

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This one turned out to be the perfect size for my friend’s new and glorious ceramic keep cup.  She was struggling with plastic at her favourite cafe; saw my beloved’s keep cup in use, found a lovely ceramic one of her own on a side trip to the art gallery–and all it needed was a little insulation against the bumps of life.

This is a larger model I also like a lot.  I think I will make more.  The pattern came from Kristine Vejar’s Modern Natural Dyer, which was a kind birthday gift.  I am enjoying it very much.

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Filed under Leaf prints, Natural dyeing, Sewing

8 responses to “Box pouches

  1. Jenny M

    so beautiful ~ the shapes & colours are amazing!

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  2. Ditto on Jenny M’s comment!

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  3. Love these, great design. I keep wondering what I can make with my stash, that others might enjoy receiving as gifts, now I know. 😊

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  4. These are gorgeous

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