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Into the blue

Here’s a picture of the current weaving. I simply love this variegated yarn. The warp is Lake Combo in an 8/2 cotton and the weft is Mixed Berry in the same weight cotton. The combination is coming through well and I like the way it’s weaving up. I decided against doing some pick up pattern,… Continue reading Into the blue

General Topics · Weaving

The Reel World

This past week, work has simply gotten in the way of crafting. I had to take a trip out for work. Once in the previous week in the car, but this past week I took the train. I’ve not done that for about 15 months. All was fine, not very busy and all masked up… Continue reading The Reel World

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Diamond Scarf

Here we are. All done and off the loom. It’s even been washed and fringed. I am captivated by the bronze of the Madder Brown You can see the three colours better on this than the others. I’m really pleased with how it turned out. I had two little skips. One right at the end.… Continue reading Diamond Scarf

General Topics · Weaving · Yarn Stash

New on the loom

It’s hard to believe that it’s been six days since my last post. This weekend was a busy one. The other half and I went looking for a new car. We put together the new dining table (which ways a tonne). Oh, and I warped the loom again. I’ve gone with the brown colour yarn,… Continue reading New on the loom

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And done! Scarf complete.

I set the featured image as the warp colour reminder of the start fir this scarf. Here it is coming off the loom. Those two lines will close up They come from me skipping a slot when I probably shouldn’t have. Sometimes you have to when doing 4 shaft on a rigid heddle. You are… Continue reading And done! Scarf complete.