The Peacock butterfly is  widespread in Europe during summer and always looks spectacular.  Its scientfic name is beautiful – Aglais Io.  Io …

Bees are one of the lynchpins of our life on Earth.  Almost 90% of wild plants and 75% of leading global crops …

As a constant knitter it was inevitable that knitting projects were going to edge their way in to this blog, naturally dyed …

“And then my heart with pleasure fills, and dances with the daffodils.” William Wordsworth’s famous poem embodies the sudden appearance of the …

One of the first projects I made with yarn I dyed myself was Renaissance Crescent by Kieran Foley, the very creative Irish …