Ripstop nylon and goose down were made for each other. A Karo Step quilt is a perfect design for a quality made down comforter. Easy enough to make following these simple instructions.
Always on the wish list was a more comfortable vehicle for traveling and camping. We thought we'd try the old standby - a van. This post will show in detail the van we built from start to finish.
Stuff sacks are probably one of simplest projects to sew up. The rectangular shaped bottoms on these help keep the stuff sack and it’s contents from rolling down the hill. They are quick and easy to make.
This is by far the best lightweight tipi tarp design for strength, ease of use and reliability. It provides better coverage and has more room than a standard 10'x10' or 10'x12' tarp. A lot of trial and error went into this - enjoy!
The teachings of Siddhartha Gautama of the 6th Century BCE are unique in their simplicity and approach. This brief study is meant to get out of 'the thicket of views' and onto the path to liberation.