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Rainbow Silk Scarves with a New Twist

As many of you know I love to paint with vibrant rainbow colours when I get my silks out. And over the past few years I have created all sorts of rainbow designs on my scarves. But this month a customer asked me to paint a rainbow silk with a new twist. This time I […]

Marbled Fuchsia and Rose Quartz Pink Silk Scarf

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A beautiful fresh melange of pinks and fuchsias, soft rose quartz, healing for the heart chakra. Wearing this loving colour combination is so warming and nurturing. It’s a subtle shower of nourishing colour therapy. This sweet little scarf measures approximately 28cm x 130cm and has prerolled edges. As you can see from these photos, you […]

Silk Kaftans in Pink, Fuchsia, Burgundy … Part 2

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So here’s Part 2. I never did show you what this lovely piece of silk turned into. If you’ve read Silk Kaftans in Pink, Fuchsia and Burgundy Part 1, you will know that I created a silk in the batik technique with various shades of pink, fuchsia and burgundy. It was left to dry thoroughly, […]

Valentine’s Hearts Pretty in Pink

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Last week I created another silk, layered in batik technique, featuring sweet lovehearts. I’m sharing here a few photos showing you what I got up to in the process. Here I am painting some base coat patterns in 2 shades of fuchsia. The synthetic light doesn’t show this too well. When the spirals are all […]

Rainbow Silks – Delicious Colour Therapy Adorning Your Body

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It’s such a delight to paint gorgeous rainbow colours and as I was tidying up my Etsy shop, I realised I have 4 different rainbow silk designs to brighten up your day.  What better than to showcase them all in one post side by side. Here’s the first one that I created – a medley […]

Feng Shui Koi Silk Scarf with Gold and Light Green Accents

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How auspicious to wear a highly unique, one-of-a-kind silk scarf, hand painted with love, around your neck as you go about your day. According to feng shui, they are symbols of wealth and abundance. Pretty gold outlines against a background of blacks and muted blues shimmering in the depths. Soft light green sets a sharp […]

Purple Silk Scarf in Batik Crepe de Chine with Waves and Leaves Design

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A soft, purple, crepe de chine silk with a medley of designs. Various shades of purple, lilac and pink layered with dancing leaves and waves. Each time you fold the scarf differently, a different part of the design comes to the fore. Painted using the batik technique with healthy, friendly soya wax and then steam […]

Swirling Galaxies Silk Scarf in Purples, Blues and Greens

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What a bright swirl of colour. Spiralling galaxies and explosions of light. A beautiful interplay of purples, blues and greens. This elegant silk can be draped around your shoulders to compliment your dress or be tied loosely around your neck to set off your day wear. Ideally worn with a single colour to highlight the […]

Swirling Blues and Leaves – how the scarf was made

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One of my latest scarves was such fun to paint – as indeed they all are. I’m sharing here a few of the photos I took along the way to let you see how it came about. Here is the first layer. Lots of different shades of blues, turquoises and greens, all intermingles. I added […]

Swirling Blue and Turquoise Silk Scarf with Dancing Leaves

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A joyful swirl of blues, turquoises and greens – sparkling clear water floating downstream. A dance of leaves adorning it. Light, uplifting, invigorating. Shimmering light. Soft and pretty. This beautiful little silk shawl is a delight to wear. Painted in layers to create a beautiful patterning. The first layer was painted on, blending and swirling […]

Pastel Pink and Yellow Silk Scarf in Shibori/Batik Technique

A soft and delicate silk scarf painted in pastel pinks and yellows and created in the shibori technique to create a gentle striped effect. Then overpainted after a batik layer with a mixture of rose quartz and fuchsia. And golden leaf embellishments adorning the corners. The silk scarf measures approx. 45cm x 180 (18″ x […]