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STICKING to natural products is the key to achieving the homespun look and one of the best places to start is underfoot.
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Leap smartly into a bath of porridge" - Radio presenter Sir Terry Wogan on "the homespun medical remedies that our grannies practised"
A tale of forbidden love between a Hindi dancer and a Muslim sculptor, "Vara: A Blessing" buries pearls of wisdom within a mundane portrait of Indian provincial life and a plot as homespun as any melodrama.
INSTANT LOVE: HOW TO MAKE MAGIC AND MEMORIES WITH POLAROIDS provides a different approach to cameras that sets aside the 'neo-professional' approach for the homespun. Polaroid and other instant cameras create fun memories, and here three women offer insider savvy about new and vintage instant cameras, how to soot with each, various film types available, and more.
I as well get steamed over politically correct unscientific articles, but gee-whiz, Joseph, it was fun to read about the homespun effort.
I was very disappointed in 2004, when they changed the company changed its wrapper design, and, as today's Times puts it, "removed the historically prominent 'Goldenberg's,' which was thought to sound too homespun for a national player." More so because, Yeah right!
The universal appeal of a homespun interior - for palaces or more modest mansions - doesn't surprise Joanna Simmons who, with interiors stylist Selina Lake, has put together essential guide Homespun Style.
When it comes to accessories, go crafty with homespun touches like fringing, beadwork and macrame detailing.
In the homespun situation, real relationships are directly involved.
While agreeing with those who propose a reduction (30?) in the field size there must also be a case for reviewing the seemingly homespun gadgetry at the starter's disposal.