Tag Archives: summer

Finishing the pink phoenix parasol

After crocheting the main cover for the Pink Phoenix parasol, it’s time to attach and add the finishing touches. Continue reading

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Making and bottling elderflower cordial

Elderflower cordial – (simple but messy) Elder is a tree that I have only learned to recognise recently, and it was fuelled by my determination to make and bottle some of the (drinkable) British Classics. First on this list was elderflower cordial. Elderflower … Continue reading

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