Anne Mitchell is a regular contributor to Embellish magazine. Here she has some information relevant to many of her Embellish dyeing/painting fabric projects.   Working with Salt (Sodium Chloride - NaCl): TABLE SALT / ROCK SALT / COOKING SALT / SALT FLAKES / PINK SALT / OTHER EXOTIC...

  Of the widely adopted architectural styles in the vintage era, Art Deco made the most flamboyant use of art to enhance design beyond simple utility. Art Deco features often dominated the ceilings of buildings. Stylised lighting was hung beneath large ceiling rosettes and the joins...

  After what has been a year turned upside down, we are looking forward to the Festive Season and are getting together some great suggestions for Christmas gifts for you which we think you'll like - either for yourself (we all could do with a bit...

  Thanks to the makers of Cricut, we have had the opportunity to play with  the Cricut Maker to see what it could do and what we could create.   Here we have an introduction to the Cricut Maker for you, and will be doing a more in...

  In Vintage Made issue 15, I spoke of my immature Camembert cheese residing in my wine fridge - it was only one week old and already covered in a very thin white fuzz.   [caption id="attachment_23166" align="aligncenter" width="500"] My immature Camembert - at one week.[/caption]   The final outcome...

  We've all had it happen to some degree. There you are, sailing along beautifully creating away, or perhaps you are like a maniac as you create, and you hit it. A wall. Further to the article in Embellish issue 43 about what you can do when...

    We thought you’d like to know more about some of our contributors who bring you the projects and special articles in our magazines. Click on any red text to be taken to various links to find out even more about our contributors.     Textile Fibre Forum issue...

  Bringing you up to date and looking forward to Spring!   Our wonderful magazines are put together months before they are published. Events and situations across the world and within Australia have been quickly moving and changing due to the COVID-19 pandemic. What had been scheduled may...

Following on from the article and photos in Vintage Made issue 15: Written by Eleanor Keene; photos supplied by Linda Connell     The Art Deco festival is held twice a year, February and July (the July 2020 festival was cancelled due to the Corona Virus). However February is...

  Probably all of us have at least one piece of vintage embroidery far too lovely to throw out even though it has a hole in the fabric, or perhaps a rust spot. It could be a piece of great sentimental value. Lynda Worthington, Craft Editor of...