Stripes

I’m using leftover bobbins of silk, cotton and wool to weave some colourful stripe combinations. A few centimetres of each to be used as ‘blankets’ for some new Christmas decorations I’ve been working on. Weaving a little bit of fun, merry and bright this season.

3 square loom weaving projects

Here’s a very small woven wall decoration I made for a wee corner of the studio. I improvised with my square loom plus some scraps of thick wool and cotton. It was really fun and quick to weave. I also wove some small squares to use as make up remover wipes. They are made ofContinue reading “3 square loom weaving projects”

Learning something new

This week I had a lovely email from a customer. She told me she had been using the little circle looms to make ‘Tenerife Lace’.  I was very intrigued as I’d never heard of this before. So I spent a little while with Google and having a go at weaving. It’s quite fascinating so thankContinue reading “Learning something new”

Welcoming a New Loom

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been ‘breaking in’ my new loom.  So far, it’s been quite a slow progress with plenty of ‘scratching of head’ moments.  My father- in-law kindly helped me put it together on a hot sunny day.     I worked on linking it to my laptop, then set up some warpContinue reading “Welcoming a New Loom”