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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

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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

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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


Head down, working

It’s a middling kind of blog post. Nothing spectacular or earth-shattering. Perhaps angst-free as well :-)

I’ve got lots of projects in progress:

As soon as I free up a loom I’ll be starting a tencel birds eye twill scarf for my friend Nancy and on the other will be more tencel scarves to be sent off to galleries in Montpelier and St. 99 more words


What if: Color Exploration

I started with this alpaca silk yarn, hand-dyed by Ellen’s Half Pint Farm which contains purple and two shades of blue.

In the first scarf… 136 more words

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All in a day's work

Some days I’m head down, intensely working on one project. Other days I need to make progress on many fronts.

This is the gauge swatch for a scarf commission. 348 more words

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