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

General Topics · Weaving · handmade

A scarf on Sunday

Yesterday I spent the afternoon working through my yarn cupboards. Caking up some loose yarn and leftovers. Rummaging through bags and frogging the odd swatch, some still connected to a ball of yarn. Some of the yarn holes in the cupboards are now filled! I want to either use up or get shot of some… Continue reading A scarf on Sunday

FO · handmade · Weaving

Friday Roundup #42-20

Roughly zero time spent on any craft this week. Although I did twist the fringe on the overshot scarf/shawl. I took my time. But finally finished today and gave it a wet finish and laid out to dry. Before I finished I had to correct a right near the end warp float. With it being… Continue reading Friday Roundup #42-20

handmade · Weaving

Fresh off the loom

I am sure you are keen to see the shawl/scarf now that the weaving part is finished. So, here you go. Apologies for the poor lighting. Nights are drawing in! There is still fringe twisting (by hand 😔) and a wet finish. I am really pleased with it. But also, seeing the odd thing that… Continue reading Fresh off the loom