The Snail of Happiness
A while ago when I expressed my dislike of mending (darning in particular) Sharon suggested that I create a mending box, so that all supplies were to hand, just ready for the next job. 219 more words
1 week ago
Just a little unique Hipstrrr touch.
1 week, 5 days ago
On My Creative Side
Things have been a little hectic in my life, so I thought it was a good time for a little downtime from the furniture projects and do some hand sewing. 493 more words
2 weeks ago
Archives and Old Lace
It’s been a make do and mend sort of weekend.
I spent Saturday morning at a darning workshop with Tom van Deijnen (better known as… 1,183 more words
2 weeks, 4 days ago
stories from a drifter
If you are planning on traveling, take all of your cotton clothing and throw it away. Invest in wool.
I worked my ass off when I lived in Alice Springs and bought several pieces of Icebreaker Merino. 647 more words
2 weeks, 6 days ago
While I listed this vintage darning cotton, I realized most people have no idea how to darn or way. Something that was once a necessity is now an almost cuss word. 204 more words
3 weeks, 4 days ago
A Housewife's Work
The Speedweve – Lancashire’s Smallest Loom Directions for Use.
How to use the Speedweve by Tom of Holland
1 month, 2 weeks ago