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Coincidence

As I work away here in my studio I try to remember to snap pictures of my work as it progresses. I don’t just want to show you finished scarves and socks, I’d like to give you a glimpse behind the scenes to see how it all comes together. 207 more words

Heron Pond

Don't take Sides...

like these. Whilst the scarf may be “handwoven and handcrafted”, once noticed, this stitching makes the scarf less special and not worthy of a premium price tag. 12 more words

Handwoven Scarf

Beginning at the Ends

Fringes can be hemstitched by hand, tightly plain-woven, hand-tied and left loose, or twisted in a multitude of ways and then hand-tied at the ends.

Hand-tied

Hemstitched

Twisted

Handwoven Scarf

Finished: Weaving Manos Silk Blend

I finished the silk scarf:

But let me startĀ from the beginning:

I warped the loom with Manos del Uruquay Silk Blend, colour Abalone or Europa. 653 more words

Finished

Project prep

Today is a project prep day. I got some new colors of alpaca silk yarn from my dyer friend, Ellen who owns Ellen’s 1/2 Pint Farm… 125 more words

Heron Pond

New Scarves

I’ve been playing around with some new lightweight scarves for spring. They’re woven from a rayon/cotton boucle that’s got color changes and glossy slubs. For weft I’ve tried thin cotton and my oft-used tencel. 75 more words

Heron Pond

Busy, busy, busy

One holiday over and now the mad rush towards the next one. I’ve got sock orders to fill, scarves to weave and one or two (or maybe ten) other things to do. 156 more words

Knitting