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First Weaving: Casbah Glacier Stole

I finally finished my first weaving! So happy! :)

I tried a shawl of 40cm (15.7 inch) width and 180 or 190cm (71 or 75 inch) length. 1,069 more words

Project

A handmaiden

Either choice presents a great risk … to all of us …

– Queen Amidala, The Phantom Menace

Today we celebrate Sofia Coppola at her 44th birthday (born 1971)

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Birthday

EASTER'S HANDMAIDEN

How long had it been?  The handmaiden rose from where she had been trying to rest and walked to the small, elongated window.  The full moon of the Passover was already starting to wane, but was still bright enough to light the buildings around her.   1,908 more words

The Handmaiden Prophecy

So we know from the last post that an Essen prophet predicted that a young Herod would grow up to be the king and certain Pharisees were making prophecies with life and death consequences during the last days of Herod about who would inherit the kingdom from him. 1,103 more words

Hasmoneans

More Silk

We have just received more silk yarns from Handmaiden!

Sea Lace, 70% Silk/30% Seacell, 775m/100g

Marrakesh, 70% Silk/30% Baby Camel, 700m/100g

Swiss Silk… 13 more words

Psalm 123

We look to You, O God,
enthroned in heav’n above

With anxious, waiting gaze,
The master’s humble slaves
Look to the guiding hand
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Psalms A Tempo

Silk, Silk, Silk

Well, Sea Lace from Handmaiden to be exact.  A luscious blend of Silk and SeaCell put up in 100g skeins of 77m/848yds, and Rumple, 100% silk put up in 100g skeins of 300m/328yds each.  Enjoy!

Happy knitting,

Kelly