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

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 · General Topics · Holidays · Weaving

Easter Holidays Crafting

We took the opportunity to get away for a week and be in a different set of four walls than those we’ve seen for the past few months! Wales released lockdown and allowed self contained units to open, and Welsh residents able to travel beyond a stay local. We remain cautious, have masks, hand gel… Continue reading Easter Holidays Crafting

General Topics

New floors!

Nothing whatsoever to do with yarn, it our floors have now been sanded and finished. Take a peek. I love how well they have come up. Here’s the lounge. Before During; the left half has its first sand and fill, the right not touched. Finished and sealed We wish we could have replaced the missing… Continue reading New floors!

cooking · General Topics · Weaving

Today, on the loom…

I added fresh warp to the loom today, after playing around with different drafts. I finally settled on a mix of blocks of the yellow, with trackers of yellow and grey and houndstooth blocks. In a rare moment of sunshine through the window, I snapped this picture of the warping peg. Lovely and cheerful colours.… Continue reading Today, on the loom…