Tag Archives: van life

Occult art crochet patchwork

Successful textile project complete! Here is some third eye-inspired crochet on a distressed denim jacket. Continue reading

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Crocheted Eye of Rainbow Providences

A recent series of crochet rainbows and all-seeing eyes. Continue reading

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Crochet parasol

How to crochet a parasol, part one. Woolly crocheted handmade umbrella! Continue reading

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Crocheted technicolour pineapple bikini

Another handmade festival wear creation, hot pink, blue and neon green bikini Continue reading

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Views from the door

Photographing my travels around Europe, views from the inside of the house looking out. Continue reading

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Interesting graffiti 

Great graffiti, sad sculptures, awesome alliteration… Continue reading

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Hand-sewing a curtain for the bathroom, from reused fabric

Practical re-use of a lace dress and tatty shawl into a curtain using no-sew techniques and minimal hand stitching Continue reading

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Repairing the van

Leaving Seville with a bagful of memories, highlights and lowlights Continue reading

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Staying in Dos Hermanas near Seville

Cooling my heels in Seville waiting for solar system repairs, taking in beautiful tiling and architecture. Mending some garments and reappraising van living. Continue reading

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