Not much to share this week, as I am just back from business trip to Amsterdam and excited to see my yarn has arrived for my next project. I am supporting Jo from Jo Creates in pattern testing her latest shawl. The yarn I am using is a Louisa Harding yarn called Pittura in the… Continue reading Friday Roundup #2
From my holiday to France last year.
My current project on the loom has given me some challenges. If you read my previous post of what I was doing, you will remember that I am making a scarf using yarn from Manos del Uruguay which is 60% alpaca and 40% Pima cotton, which really soft and would have a lovely drape. The… Continue reading Lost in the Warp
As you know I have been working on a never ending granny square blanket. Progress is going well, although each round inevitably takes longer to complete than the last. And for each round, the yarn balls shrink more and faster. I think I worked it out that each cluster used about 12 cms of yarn,… Continue reading Friday Roundup #1
I’ve got the early summer holidays out of the way and now ready to warp up the loom and set to weaving again. I have a couple of projects in mind, but I am keen to try out the Manos del Uruguay yarn that I recently purchased, and turn it into a lovely soft scarf… Continue reading Going to Warp