one-legged braiding
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As the bruises began to appear over the weekend, I set up a plying station in the hall. Attached to a bookshelf at one end is my fixed hook — follow the blue yarn to locate it. Near the shelf … Read More

is it a fish? is it a bird?
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No, it’s a protoype. I have been continuing to practice my ply-splitting; in fact, the coffee table is littered with split plies. This has become my sit-down-with-a-cup-of-tea-and-watch-the-telly craft of choice. I have already mentioned that I bought myself a little … Read More

practising
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Firstly, I have been practising making my own cord. This has not been an instant triumph, but nor has it been a disaster; I just need more practice. I have set myself up with a peg attached to the shelf … Read More

new techniques
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Public Service Announcement: My main aim for this blog is to talk about weaving and closely related topics (such as cats) so I do try to resist filling it up with other stuff. However, if you happen to like “other … Read More