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Silk Bracelet on an Inkle Loom

I had some Silk Hankies left from 2012 when I last purchased fiber.  I decided to spin them, and while I was on a Navajo Plying kick this past weekend I plied them.  18 more words


Inkle Loom Weaving

Since we spoke last, I purchased an Ashford Inklette loom from Woolery.  I found the service to be excellent and I adore the product I received.  107 more words


Pickup in linen, cotton and rayon

I really like to work with linen. It has a wonderful feel to it, is very strong and serves as a great background to other fibers for patterning. 59 more words

Learning "pickup" patterns

In addition to playing with designs based purely on colored bands and blocks, Inkle weaving can include many complex patterns. One method of achieving this is called “pickup”. 81 more words

Adding some new colors

Moving away from linen for a while, I worked for many months just with cotton. This is simply crochet cotton. Nothing fancy, but look how Inkle bands can be so pretty and so different just based on how the threads are wound onto the loom.

Felting, Weaving and Teaching

I had a fairly productive week I made 4 cup cozies.  They need their buttons and elastic loops but I should get that done this week. 117 more words

Wet Felting

I Gave Up!

I gave up. I don’t often give up. But this time I gave up. I really can’t believe it as I don’t like giving up and wasting things. 324 more words