you’ve got red on you

did I post about that super-concentrated red food colouring I got? The stuff that is only an E number? Well here’s what happens when you use too much of it and not enough vinegar when dying wool:

My flatmate suggested that we should go to A+E (ER) and I could get out of my exam because of the horrific burns. I don’t think they’d be very convinced. Scrubbing only took some of it off.

And look what’s been tempting me since it arrived on Thursday morning (Ordered Tuesday night – the cucumber patch is certainly fast):


I haven’t even touched it yet, I promise.