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Fiber Trails: the Universal Language of Textiles

“Fiber​ ​Trails​ ​celebrates​ ​the​ ​rich​ ​heritage​ ​and universal language​ ​of​ ​

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A Quick Visit to Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site

Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site in Ganado, Arizona is a fun stop, a great place to get out of your car, stretch your legs, grab a soda, and learn a little bit about the history of the area. 145 more words

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Sea and Sky Scarf

I had a lot of fun recently working on a commissioned scarf for a woman in France. She wanted a scarf in her favorite colors, dark grey and blue. 226 more words


Rigid Heddle Weaving Workshop

October 2017 with Jane Flanagan

The rigid heddle loom is frequently dismissed with the comment: ‘You can only do plain weave.’ Jane set out to show us that with some sticks and string you can do a lot more. 105 more words


The Kendal Pattern Book

November 18, 2017. Members were treated to an utterly fascinating talk about the Kendal Pattern Book by the engaging Alison Ongley from the Lancs and South Lakes Guild. 134 more words


100% Alpaca scarf weaving done! - Stitching and decoration WIP

Weaving goes so fast compared to knitting! The scarf I talked about in my last blog is already off the loom! As you can see I’ve also spun some new yarn for a next project and – you won’t believe it – this yarn is even softer than my last fleece! 269 more words


Twill Complication

When I saw this pattern in “A Handweaver’s Pattern Book” I knew I had to make it and tencel really makes it shine! I used a dark teal as the warp and silver for the weft. 31 more words