There has been a lot of discussion on Social Media recently about the size of one's yarn stash. It seems to be a 'thing' with some folk that they are somehow ashamed of their stash, and feel the need to hide it from their Significant Other, as if it is a crime to buy more … Continue reading A Yarn Collection?
At the beginning of February, a challenge was started by Mary Heather and Christina from Ravelry. The challenge is to post on Instagram or Ravelry every day in February related to the day's theme: After posting for a few days, it occurred to me that I'd like to capture what I've posted in a slightly … Continue reading YarnLoveChallenge Week 1
The time has come for the 4-shaft loom to return to its owner. Many thanks to my kind and generous friend for lending it to me. It has taught me a lot, but in the end it is too big for me. Now if only I had a dedicated craft room... However, all is not … Continue reading Wave goodbye, say hello!
Ta da! Loom built and ready to warp. Luckily, Postie delivered this today:
From this: To this: Then to this: And to this: Finally to this: Now I need the dining room table for dinner. A reasonable day's work.
OK, so I spin, I knit, I crochet. What next? Weaving has always been on my ‘To Do’ list. Earlier in the year, a lovely friend of mine offered to lend me her loom which she had never used. As I was preparing my garden for the Parish Open Gardens event at the time (maybe … Continue reading Get Weaving!