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Class show and tell

Morning

Jo has finished making the blocks and put them together for her new grandson’s quiltand together we mitred the corners for her hexagon quilt… 244 more words

100% Alpaca scarf weaving done! - Stitching and decoration WIP

Weaving goes so fast compared to knitting! The scarf I talked about in my last blog is already off the loom! As you can see I’ve also spun some new yarn for a next project and – you won’t believe it – this yarn is even softer than my last fleece! 269 more words

Spinning

Mandarin Duck

I’ve finished another one of Thread Folk’s artist series, Mandarin Duck, based on work by Pete Cromer. As usual, with this one, I used Sulky Solvy to transfer the pattern (because I’m lazy) even though I know that it has its flaws. 82 more words

It's A Big Ol' Crafty World

3 Minute Ethnography: Rajasthan, India

Greetings tribalistas!

It’s time for another 3 Minute Ethnography, or “I love wearing that jewelry but don’t really have any idea about where it comes from and don’t have time to watch a whole documentary but want to be semi-informed.”   So if you love bits and baubles like this: 658 more words