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    Making Mothers Day dry flower gifts

    Posted on March 22, 2014 by in Dried flowers general

    Mothers Day is a perfect excuse to make something with dry flowers It’s Mothers Day in the UK on 30th March 2014. Here are some recent dry flower projects which might be suitable: Lavender bunches Turn a simple bunch of fragrant dried lavender into something special with a piece of vintage fabric Pressed flower cards […]

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    Mothers day lavender bunch make

    Posted on March 7, 2014 by in Bouquets, Lavender craft

    Tie a pretty bouquet of lavender for your Mum Mothers Day in the UK this year is 30th March, so there’s plenty of time to source everything you need for this little dried flowers project. Make a fragrant posy This is a simple way of making a personal gift for your Mum on Mothers Day. […]

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    Dried flowers diaries October 2013

    Posted on November 3, 2013 by in Diary

    Dried flowers diary a few days late I do try and publish my diary posts at the end of each month. This month I was plagued with Worpress-related issues, but after some maintenance it seems to be behaving itself well! So a few days late, but at least the blog is still up and running. […]

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    Free dried lavender craft PDF

    Posted on October 9, 2013 by in Lavender craft

    Dried Lavender Craft download now available I wrote a post a little while ago about a dried lavender craft ebook I had written. FREE PDF Dried Lavender Craft contents It starts with a little about the history of lavender growing, followed by how to dry your own lavender, and then a batch of makes including […]

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    A lovely review of Dried Flower Crafts in Homemaker magazine

    Posted on July 12, 2013 by in Dried flowers general

    Dried flowers blog reviewed In Homemaker magazine issue 8 on page 80 is the “I Spy…” feature “Bringing you a nest-full of inspirational gems from the most creative corners of cyberspace. Voices from the Blogosphere…Our pick of some of the best crafty journals on the web to expand your homemaking knowledge” Quoting me on dried […]

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    Lavender craft in Herbs magazine

    Posted on June 11, 2013 by in Dried flowers general, Lavender craft

    Herbs magazine If you haven’t come across it, Herbs magazine is the quarterly journal of the Herb Society and I was very pleased to have an article on lavender craft published in the June edition. Lavender craft article If you would like to read more, the article is a combination of these three blog posts: […]

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    Modern dried flowers

    Posted on May 14, 2013 by in Dried flowers general

    Modern dried flowers in Make & Craft magazine I was pleased to see my article on dried flowers in the June edition (issue 8) of Make and Craft magazine. It explains why dried flowers are becoming popular once again. I have reproduced a copy below. Dried flowers these days are glorious, vibrant and true to […]

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    Dried lavender and hop pillow make

    Posted on April 24, 2013 by in Aromatherapy, Lavender craft

    Make use of the relaxing properties of dried flowers Dried lavender and dried hops These dried flowers are well known for their relaxing and sleep inducing aromatherapy properties. It’s as simple as putting some of each in a bag and reaping the benefits. Dried lavender & hops Dried hops were extensively grown in the UK, […]

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    Dried lavender crafts

    Posted on March 30, 2013 by in Lavender craft

    Dried lavender crafts in abundance! Dried lavender is such a versatile natural product that it is hard to write about dried flowers without mentioning it. Check out my blog post Ten uses for dried lavender, or below are a few more. Dried lavender in food In my opinion, dried lavender is best used in sweet […]

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    Dried flowers diaries March 2013

    Posted on March 28, 2013 by in Diary

    Dried flowers projects are easier in the Spring and Summer In the Spring and Summer there are abundant flowers in the garden, ripe for testing dessication techniques. This year Spring has not yet sprung (we even have snow forecast for Easter), and I am becoming more and more frustrated by the wintry weather! I have […]

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