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How to Dye Yarn Using Turmeric

Today I was all set to finish an assignment when I realised I didn’t have half the information I needed…so while I await that from my lecturer I had an idea, let’s try dying some yarn with turmeric! 486 more words


Time Traveling Bedsheets.

Everybody in my family thinks I grew up in the wrong decade. They think I’d be more comfortable in the nineteen sixties. What can I say? 201 more words


monday updates

I didn’t mean for the last post to sound cryptic… my eldest daughter texted immediately, wondering if her dad and I were packing it up and moving to Hawaii…  I wish! 288 more words

The Crafts

My latest card weavings.

A couple of weeks ago, I started warped my loom for another running leaves card woven band/strap/belt. It turned out to be too wide to be a dog leash, so I’ve decided that it will make a great guitar strap or belt. 118 more words

Fiber Art

Yarn dyeing.

This week I’ve been experimenting with hand dyeing yarn and having so much fun! The only downside so far is having to be extra careful with the jars of color as I’m clumsy to start with…

Contains Magic

This humble container (how do you shut off auto-correct?)  was brought home from the hardware store for a mere $18. It’s not fancy. It does have a rack that fits into it and a lid. 241 more words


Knitting, Dyeing Yarn and Pin Weaving!

We had such a blast today at camp!!  First we started out with our knitting and made great progress on our projects.

This is what our work table looks like after a morning of hard work :o) 150 more words