General Topics · Weaving

Friday Roundup #48-20

The past week has been less about craft and more about sorting out new furniture and presents for Christmas. We’re doing a bit of a mix this year with most being given to charity and the lesser being odd presents. Our charities are The Dogs Trust. They have done a lot more this year due… Continue reading Friday Roundup #48-20

General Topics · handmade · Spinning · Weaving

Friday Roundup #45-20

So, this week has whizzed by, no doubt helped with packing things up in the evening. All my yarn is in a box ready to move to it’s new home. I say all my yarn, but I do have some in the odd cupboard. And I left some in the fabric drawers of the storage… Continue reading Friday Roundup #45-20

Autumn · General Topics · Weaving

Slow Sunday

Yesterday I finished the fringe, wet finished and dried the scarf. Fringe trimmed and here we are with a lovely finished scarf. It’s not overly long, so perfect for under a coat. Unfortunately, it is a miserable day, so the light was not perfect. This came out quite well, and I like the perception of… Continue reading Slow Sunday

handmade · Weaving

Another scarf off the loom

A quick, little update on the scarf I added to the loom yesterday. All done and off the loom. Fresh warping How it comes together The first picture is before I slay the heddle again. This direct warping. Each slot has two threads of the same colour. One is usually moved to the hole next… Continue reading Another scarf off the loom

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Friday Roundup #43-20

This week, I finished off the scarf in the log cabin draft, and it looks great. It is up for sale in my shop called Gingerbread Log Cabin. I love it and would keep it for myself, but I don’t really need another scarf. I thought it would be nice to put it into context,… Continue reading Friday Roundup #43-20