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New Project - VHS Afghan! (day 2)

Continuing with the theme of Retro Tech Afghans, I have begun my VHS afghan!  This sucker measures 6.5 feet (1.98m) long.and should be 3-4 feet (1-1.2m) tall when finished, give or take.


Broken pieces, spikenard soaked fragments or bound roots?

After a few frustrating days when I didn’t have the energy at the end of the day to get into the shed I managed to get down there tonight. 489 more words

Unexpected Calligraphy

My grandmother always told me that the back of what you make with needle and thread should be as beautiful as the front.  Annerose Georgeson’s wonderful calligraphic paintings ( 75 more words


Knittergirl Barb's 2nd Annual Visit to Tolt Yarn and Wool...

There is a very special patch of grass in Washington State… more precisely, in the little town of Carnation, just a stone’s throw outside of Seattle.   1,015 more words


cheesecloth and the weaving needle

Some time ago, I had done something similar to this, and had so much fun with it that I thought it was time to pick up another.   160 more words

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