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Backstrap Weaving - Circles

I just learned how to cut out circles in my simple drawing program and have been messing around with that with some photos of my weaving. 1,121 more words

Backstrap Weaving

Most awesome bias binding tutorial ever...

Forgive my leaning towards hyperbole for the title, but I became highly excited when i did bias binding on the neckline using this new method and saw the results…!! 502 more words

Bias Binding

Backstrap Weaving - Braiding and Thinking

No, ┬áhaven’t been spinning. I have been braiding and thinking about projects new and old. I am aware from my visits to Ravelry that the great annual Tour de Fleece is underway and, while I am not participating, I was motivated by all the excitement connected with the event to dig through the cupboard and pull out some old handspun projects which I have woven with the alpaca and llama fiber you can see above. 1,501 more words

Backstrap Weaving

Backstrap Weaving - Cuffs and Stuff

I left you last week with this silk cuff in Andean Pebble Weave still on the loom. I had wound a long enough warp to also be able to weave a few intermesh experiments. 712 more words

Backstrap Weaving

Backstrap Weaving - Small and Silky

A small post for a few small fun projects.

It is nice being back home and in my spot on the floor with the full range of my backstrap weaving tools on hand. 744 more words

Backstrap Weaving

8 Great Finishes for Tiny Cross Stitch Projects

I’m getting into the tiny “afternoon-project” sized cross stitch patterns and have been looking for ideas for finishing these little cuties for display. Here are 8 really cool ways to finish a small cross stitch that I came across in my search: 16 more words

Crossstitch

Finishing Puzzle Table

After routing the jigsaw puzzle design, I made a base out of four mitred lengths of black walnut to raise the table up off the ground. 98 more words

Thinking Outloud (So To Speak)