General Topics · Weaving

More fun with twill

Well, after my Twill adventures which used four shafts on my rigid heddle loom, I was all fired up and ready to challenge myself again. This time, played around with iWeaveIt to design and the threading and and treadling. I’m sure if I searched Handweaving.net I might find the draft I have designed, but you… Continue reading More fun with twill

cooking · General Topics · Weaving · work in progress

Twill be done

Back to the loom this week, whilst I have a break from crochet and tapestry loom. I wanted to get some of the mercerised 3/2 cotton started, else I know it will sit in stash. I had a look back a some patterns I had done, and the first one I looked at, I thought… Continue reading Twill be done

Crochet · FO · General Topics · walking

Lilac shawl and other things

The shawl is now complete and all blocked. It’s turned out a good size at 78 inches along the long side. The pattern is from Gosyo a Japanese website. They have quite a lot of knit and crochet patterns on there. Stacey got to wear a T-shirt because it showed up the pattern better. The… Continue reading Lilac shawl and other things

General Topics · Holidays · walking

Pembrokeshire National Coast Path Walk

It took me longer to edit the montage of video (link at end) and mainly pictures as the Wi-Fi at the house we rented was only ok. Not like what I have at home due to work requirements. So, I only finished it this morning. We came back early to get my vaccination, and managed… Continue reading Pembrokeshire National Coast Path Walk

General Topics · Holidays · walking · Weaving

Beach combing

Yesterday at the beach walk, I managed to find some ideal sticks for hanging weaving. They are ideal circumference and length for attaching my next tapestry weaving. Today we take a route to Witches Cauldron, a collapsed cave. It’s a good 10 miles there and back. The picture below is the view from the house… Continue reading Beach combing