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Beautiful shawls

More beautiful hand crafted shawls to show off. Sharon wearing her scarf exchange shawl, it is nuno felted.

The lovely Erica visiting our club, showed us her stunning knitted shawl. 15 more words

Gold Coast Spinners Weavers Group Inc

new fibres and my latest spin

this yarn was spun with my catandsparrow fibre club rolags some finnx fleece from kathys fibres and merino I dyed…

next up I’ve bought more fibre from New Zealand from the lovely Heavenly Wools…I’ll post the fibre breeds and names when I spin them.. Have a great Sunday!✌💛


Year of Projects - week 12/52

Not strictly on my list, but I made a new seat for the chair I picked up on Gumtree (like Craig’s List). I cut various layers of thin laminated wood we had in the garage and covered it with the old thin padding and fabric which I took from our old sofa, which I also used for doing up my granddad and grandpa’s old chairs. 740 more words


This Week So Far

It’s been tough finding blogging time when work is insanely busy and we’re spending evenings busy as well. Add in a new dog to that and no blogging time has been found at all! 1,249 more words

See the Sparkles?

My first skein of drop spindle spun mill ends is 382.5 yds of two ply.  Wheel plying sure is a treat.  It remains unfinished because I suspect it will be used for weaving and would thus be better washed after it is worked to full the project.  233 more words

Proud of This One

I knit a lot, and I like what I knit. If I didn’t, I wouldn’t do it. But, so often it’s more about the process than the finished object. 224 more words

Another Beginning

Here’s another shawl I decided I just had to start, since I didn’t have a proper work project. At the moment, it’s not the one at work, it’s the one at home. 669 more words