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Attempt at Inkle Weaving

Here is an Inkle weave band that I made a while ago. I do not have an Inkle loom so I created a make shift one out of a box and some knitting needles. 151 more words



Ack! I don’t even like to look at that title.

In my very important opinion, hashtags on social media = clutter. When I first started using Twitter, someone explained to me that hashtags were a type of categorization tool. 329 more words


Settin' up Shop. Again.

This past week marked our one year anniversary of living in Kentucky–our Kentuckiversary, if you will. It has taken some time, but I’m finally feeling settled and happy here.  355 more words


Weaving - How to read a weaving draft for the rigid heddle

First, you don’t need to. :-)  Drafts are for more complicated looms with shafts, and the instructions in patterns for rigid heddle weaving are usually just written in text.  790 more words


Chrissie gets the blues

For a week that was supposed to be me in a sunny garden dyeing and weaving samples, it has been an incredibly frustrating time.

I managed to dye some lovely blues but when I began blending them I was generally stuck within a scale of “god I can’t use that’, to ‘I suppse I can use that if I have to’. 593 more words


The Weave Shed:

The Weave Shed is a great blog/website focused on all things weaving. Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Weavers and Central Saint Martins, the site has pages full of designer profiles, textile information, jobs and competitions. 77 more words


Guest Post: Make a Tapestry Diary with Janette Meetze

Most people get started with Tapestry weaving by making a small sampler or two, but what is the next step on the journey to learning how to weave tapestry? 810 more words