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Let there be… lampshades

I got the lampshades completed. One I did on Sunday, the other this morning. Yet to take a picture of them together. But I am pleased with them. Learnt a few things too. My weaving needs to be finer, so next time I’ll try a single strand per slot/hole on my 15 dent heddle.I might… Continue reading Let there be… lampshades

General Topics · Weaving

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.

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Shawl Complete

All done on the latest shawl. This is beautifully soft from the Extrafine Merino and Cashmere in this yarn from Debbie Bliss. I’m calling it On the Tracks because the pattern reminds of tracks in the front. The reverse is completely different and looks like ribbing from a distance. It feels quite thick and is… Continue reading Shawl Complete