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Welcome to my Etsy Shop

What do you do on a Thanksgiving morning while waiting for the turkey to roast? In my case, open an Etsy shop.

This was a move I’d been contemplating and researching, but had thought to defer it until early next year when life was a bit slower. 249 more words

Heron Pond

Quick hello

It’s been a little quiet here on the blog. It’s a chilly fall day here in Vermont. The wind is howling and there are some snow flurries blowing about. 83 more words

Weaving

Scaling up

I’ve been accepted to a show in November, Craft Vermont, and I need to significantly increase my scarf inventory before then. One way to do that is to wind warps for multiple scarves in one run instead of one at a time. 898 more words

Heron Pond

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