How to make shell candles - wht to do with all those lovely shells you collect on the beach. What can you make with shells? well seashell telights of course. Homemade candles make a simple and easy homemade gift and a thrifty craft too
The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.