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Friday Roundup #33-20

It’s true that the first week back after holidays is always the hardest. And why does it seem like five days are so much longer than they are? This weekend feel like it has taken forever to arrive. At least it is here now and the humidity and stuffy air has gone too. We didn’t… Continue reading Friday Roundup #33-20

FO · fused glass · Gardening · Leather · Weaving

Friday Roundup #27-20

It’s hard to believe that this is Friday #27, and the start of the second half of the year. Where did that time go? This past week has been rather mixed, as I went back to work on Wednesday, but only for two days. It was nice though to catch up with people and have… Continue reading Friday Roundup #27-20

Stashbusting · Weaving

WIP Wednesday

So, as you will know from the last post, the loom was warped up again, this time with Paintbox Simply Chunky, a 100% acrylic yarn in colours associated with Hydrangea flowers. The pack I purchased in 2018 is called Vintage Hydrangea. I had completed the first repeat but was getting rectangles rather than squares. I… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

Weaving

A (B)Loomin’ lovely day

I got the loom warped again yesterday. I have had this yarn for a while now. Some of it has been used to make a patchwork, but I only got to nine squares and I got bored. It was hard work too as I was doing it as Tunisian Crochet and I find it hard… Continue reading A (B)Loomin’ lovely day

Crochet · fused glass · General Topics · Knitting · Leather · Stained Glass

My Favorite Thing (Things) I’ve Made

Following an idea on Nothingbutknit, here are my favourite things. 1. This is my all time favourite in crochet. It took a while to make and was a real challenge for me in yarn and pattern because I was still fairly new to crochet. I gave it to my sister. 2. My second is the… Continue reading My Favorite Thing (Things) I’ve Made