Margaret Patterson

Margaret Patterson

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How to resize a pattern! This worked great! Made a size 12 pattern fit a size 14 - took a few tries to get it right.

How to resize a pattern! This worked great! Made a size 12 pattern fit a size 14 - took a few tries to get it right.

wishing well plans - I've made 2 of these with no prior plans - they look great! project using cedar dog eared fence slats (Cheap)

wishing well plans - I've made 2 of these with no prior plans - they look great! project using cedar dog eared fence slats (Cheap)

Tutorial for compost container - Great for the environment and your garden. Do NOT compost grass that's been treated with nasty weed killers however!

Tutorial for compost container - Great for the environment and your garden. Do NOT compost grass that's been treated with nasty weed killers however!

This very simple compost bin gives you the opportunity to try composting without too much commitment, cost, or space needed.  How To Make an Easy DIY Compost Bin #BlissfullyDomestic

This very simple compost bin gives you the opportunity to try composting without too much commitment, cost, or space needed. How To Make an Easy DIY Compost Bin #BlissfullyDomestic

Compost, Sustainability, Gardening, Recycling, Compost Bin, DIY Compost Bin, DIY Projects

Compost, Sustainability, Gardening, Recycling, Compost Bin, DIY Compost Bin, DIY Projects

Regrow roses!!! My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works. (quote from link)

Regrow roses!!! My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works. (quote from link)

bury a banana peel 1 down at the base of a rosebush. The potassium will feed the plant and help it fight of diseases. ***Use banana peels, egg shells, coffee grounds and crushed Tums with calcium when planting tomatoes 5-9-12.

bury a banana peel 1 down at the base of a rosebush. The potassium will feed the plant and help it fight of diseases. ***Use banana peels, egg shells, coffee grounds and crushed Tums with calcium when planting tomatoes 5-9-12.