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Spinning to weave

I was under some self-imposed pressure during the early part of last week.  The previous week, I’d run out of commercially spun lace weight merino for my weaving sample. The class is on a Thursday morning and without any navy … Continue reading

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Keeping a record… you know you should!

Oh dear… I really should keep better records of my projects. At least with knitting there are generally detailed patterns to refer to. But with spinning and weaving, unless you’re following a given project to the absolute letter, then it … Continue reading

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Hopsack and twill

During my weekly weaving class, our teacher Colin often takes some time out to do a bit of formal ‘whole class’ teaching (as opposed to letting us follow our individual noses under his careful supervision). Recently, we explored Krokbragd which stimulated lots … Continue reading

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