About me

Hi, welcome to What the Crop. My name is Duncan, and this blog is all about my creative passions — urban gardening, menswear sewing, food and a whole host of arty experiments.

Duncan Carter about me

I love making things and learning new creative skills. I have been sewing since 2014 after a childhood obsession with Project Runway led me to take a part-time clothesmaking course. Since then I’ve appeared on The Great British Sewing Bee and I now blog regularly for Minerva Crafts’ Blogger Network.

I also come from a family of allotment and veg plot enthusiasts but I was never that interested in gardening until recently. I have always lived in cities since leaving school so never had a garden to play with, but in 2017 I started container planting on my city balcony. I’ve had successes, failures and lots of tasty meals courtesy of the wee garden.

So I hope you enjoy reading about some of my favourite hobbies, and please do leave comments on any posts that interest you. You can also get in touch with me here.

Duncan
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