Monthly Archives: October 2008

Lining a Purse/Bag…My Way

I finished a little bag yesterday on my Pocket Weaver.   I decided I wanted to line it and make it into a small purse, so I did.  I will probably change the cording to something else and make the straps … Continue reading

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Leno Weave Scarf… FO & Turned-Weft Ikat Weaving Tutorial

I have been down for the count for a couple of days with some kind of allergy/cold… my poor nose is grateful for aloe tissues!  Anyway, I finally finished the leno weave scarf.  This is done with size 10 crochet … Continue reading

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Leno Weave

I noticed that one of the ladies in my Rigid Heddle Weaving Group on Yahoo had tried Leno weaving.  It looked interesting, so I did a search and found the article in WeaveZine called Weaver Manipulated Lace Weaves.  It says this … Continue reading

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All Sniffled Up and Can’t Go…sigh & Free Quilt Patterns

  Today was to be the day for setting up and enjoying the Oil Patch Jamboree… Realized yesterday that I would not be able to go… either early cold or sinus infection…either way, am not too pleased.  But have seen … Continue reading

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Drumright, OK This Weekend!

My DD lives in Central Oklahoma and has asked me take part in the Drumright, OK  Oil Patch Jamboree  Craft Show.  I have made some spindles and am in the process of dyeing wool to put in the starter spindle … Continue reading

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