canary organic natural colour masks

Canary was founded on using undyed organic cotton, and natural ways to colour it. The significant difference between organic and “conventional” cotton, from seed and cultivation through all stages of processing into fabric is becoming more known. However, unless otherwise noted, all organic cotton is still synthetically dyed. Canary only uses natural colours, like colourgrown…… Continue reading canary organic natural colour masks

sewing with the birds

It is nice to set up the treadle machine outside. Canary thread works well in the made-in-Guelph Raymond, which has a shuttle style bobbin. The peacock decals on the machine bed have worn off. The leather belt needed tightening. These pliers are made to cut hide belts (industrial ones are thicker and were originally buffalo),…… Continue reading sewing with the birds