Transition Homestead

At the desk of Jennifer Laby Self

Email: jen at jennyself.com (you'll have to type it in - replace the 'at' with an '@'.)

Thursday 16th September 2010. Cold.

I've finished the first pair of interlined curtains for my brother's house. We still have to measure the difference in insulating factor, but subjectively they seem to be making a difference.  And in other news...

 

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Garden

Craft Studio - Soft Furnishings

Craft Studio - Patchwork and Quilting

I have finished removing the old plants from my ornamental garden phase. I was able to have the plant material that was removed, mulched, to return to the garden. More...

My brother built me some wonderful composting bays so I can recycle garden waste and put the goodness back in the garden. More...

The first pair of curtains I'm making for my brother's house have been completed and are hanging up. They are European style interlined curtains for better insulating effect. We still need to use an indoor/outdoor thermometer to measure the insulating affect, but subjectively they do seem to be making a difference, particularly over night. More... Finishing Janet's Quilts. My sister in law and friend of 26 years passed away of cancer in 2009. I took on the task of completing the quilt she had left unfinished as she very much wanted to leave her family a permanent link with her love for them. More...