Pattern Focused: Gingham

Gingham is a medium-weight balanced plain-woven fabric made from dyed cotton or cotton-blend yarn whose name originates from the Malay adjective, genggang meaning striped. It is made of carded, medium or fine yarns, where the coloring is on the warp yarns and always along the grain. Gingham has no right or wrong side with respect […]

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The Happy Hour: Basil Gimlet

Ingredients * 8 Medium Basil Leaves * 1.5 ounces of Gin * 1 Lime, juiced * 1 to 2 teaspoons of Agave nectar Directions In a mixing glass, gently muddle the basil leaves. Next add lime juice, agave nectar and gin. After mixing, fill with ice and shake well. Finally strain into a martini glass. […]

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The Happy Hour: Tequila Slammer

There are a variety recipes for our featured cocktail the Tequila Slammer. Some use champagne (or other sparkling wines), while others use Sprite or similar carbonated beverages. We are presenting one featuring ginger beer, because frankly we love ginger beer. Ginger beer plus your finest tequila is a combination that we can’t resist. Ingredients * […]

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