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Eaten Alive

BetĀ that title got your attention!! But it’s not what you think. This dragon loom eats little novice weavers like me for lunch. I’ve never used a single-sided inkle before, and the tensioning method is unfamiliar to me too, so every time I’ve had to loosen the tension to move the warp, there have been threads dropped, tensionĀ  726 more words

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Here Be Dragons

It didn’t occur to me until after I typed the title, but it refers to not only the dragon loom in the picture, but also to me. 529 more words

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Sweet!!!

It’s very quiet in the house since Bandit crossed the Bridge. The boys seem to be lost, Vanir more than Thor. Bandit was who he latched onto when he joined the family as a puppy, and he’s been looking for her since she’s been gone. 661 more words

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Busy Bee

It’s been a busy week. Bryony has a nasty cold and pink eye, Aneira has a stomach issue, and the PIP is complaining of the same. 642 more words

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Underway

The experiment has begun! The warp is mostly on the loom; all that is left is to thread the tablets and tie onto the cloth beam. 406 more words

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Beautiful Disaster

Two days ago, I received my new-to-me Gilmore Big Wave, which was exciting in its own right, because I’ve been coveting this loom for years, but I also discovered some DMC embroidery floss I’d never seen before. 696 more words

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Warp 1, Me 0

Yes, the warp won, in spectacular fashion, and in part because of my own stupidity. I had actually fixed it enough to do a few more rows, but the tablets were listing to the right, big time. 420 more words

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