WIP Wednesday – Fall/Winter 2018 Yarn Collection

September is just a few days away. I’m getting so excited about sweater weather! Bring on the cool air and the rain! Throughout the summer I’ve been working on a yarn collection which incorporates fashion colour trends of the upcoming season. I’m right at the end of this long road. It started with raw wool…

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Weekend Recap – cabin weaving, Father’s Day and a fresh baby

It’s been a great weekend. I hope you all enjoyed yourselves. My besty had a baby boy and I couldn’t be happier! He is perfect! He’s a big fella and the 0-3 knits just fit him. In a week’s time he’ll already be too big. For now though, he can look dapper in his little…

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Weekend Weaving 

I’ve spent the weekend testing out the cardboard loom. It worked quite well and I finished one piece. I’m happy with the result considering I don’t know what I’m doing. My tension is all out of whack, but with a bit of practice I’m sure it’ll get better. Overall, it’s been a pleasant experience and…

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Cardboard Loom

I fought off my cats long enough to finish the loom. Cardboard was not working out well for the heddle, so I got some very sturdy cardstock. I’m hoping it’ll hold up for a while since cutting everything out was quite a chore. I cut the sides of the box for easier weaving and taped…

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WIP Wednesday – cardboard loom

It’s so hot in Vancouver and I’m finding it increasingly difficult to knit or crochet. I just can’t bring myself to have warm things sitting on my lap. Thus, I’ve been spinning a whole bunch. The wool I have isn’t skin soft so I’ve decided to weave it and make project bags. The problem is…

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