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Embroidered Mini Draw String Bags / Pouches

I’ve been trying to move out of the realm of felt patches and try some new mediums for my embroidery.  I got this homey loose-weave cotton situation at the fabric store a few weeks ago and started making these little embroidered bags: 378 more words

Art

WIP: Giant Panda

I began work on a new amigurumi design this week, after finishing Reddy Teddy.  I had always planned to make variations on the standard bear form for a giant panda and a two-toned brown bear with light paws and muzzle.   91 more words

My Patterns

Fiber (Mohair) Processing Part 1

Fiber Source

Where do you get your fiber?  Luckily for us,  we raise our own Angora goats,  the source of the fiber known as Mohair.  Not to be confused with Angora fiber which comes from cute fluffy bunnies!     741 more words

Fiber Arts

FO: Red Leaf Top

The series of simple summer cotton tops continues! I discovered the Leaf Top on Ravelry on day in June and knew I had to make it. 200 more words

Getting Crafty

Spinning wheel restore #2

Lets take her apart!

So let me explain this is how this starts….

Me- Well how are we going to fix the hub/wheel?
J- Well lets look… I have to take this one piece off to look at this… well and this piece… and this one…. 380 more words

Thursday Finished Object

By this time Mr. Ink will have dropped me off at the airport and I will be headed out to vacation on the east coast. I’ll begin this with a visit with Mr. 191 more words

Fiber Arts

Spinning wheel restore!

Craigslist is a very dangerous place!

So while looking on Craigslist I came across an ad for and Ashford spinning wheel for 75.00. In the pictures was an Ashford Traditonal wheel in bad shape, a lazy kate and 3 bobbins. 346 more words