Category Archives: Naalbinding

Naalbinding Lace

I really love naalbinding, but I get tired of the solid (but very warm) pieces of fabric that it makes.  I’ve seen a lot of things…doilies, tablecloths, etc… that have shown up on the net that are lacy and wonderful…and … Continue reading

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Resourse of Sheep Breeds and Their Wool

  In one of my spindling groups today,  a url was brought up that I found so very helpful I thought I would share with everyone.  This information came together in the form of a swap done in 1995 by … Continue reading

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Nalbinding Needles, New Bag and Pillow Top

  I finished my first two color nalbinding project a couple of days ago.  My uncle was kind enough to whittle me two new needles with his pocket knife… the top two long ones.  The top white one is deer … Continue reading

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Those Darn Socks! and Save Handmade!

I finally finished those socks that I have remade a half dozen times… DH has worn them now a few times to sleep in and has pronounced them good, so I guess it was all worth it..lol   Now I will … Continue reading

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Flu? Illegal to sell hand made baby booties?

I know it has been a while since I posted…life got a bit busy, then of all things, DH came down with something like the flu… now I have it.   And have had it for 4 days or so…  I … Continue reading

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Spammers Have Found A Way

It seems that spammers have now found a way to get around the “sign in” for the comments on blogs.  They just make up a name…my two were Jenny and Laura… set up an email address  ( both Jenny and Laura had … Continue reading

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Crocheted Candle Drapes…

I haven’t made these yet, but they are on my agenda.  The holidays are upon us and I love the look of crocheted drapes on large round candles.  Have a look at the free pattern found here… They could be … Continue reading

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My New Baby Doll

Can you guess what she is made from?  I made my DH a pair of nalbound socks some time ago.  I also knitted him a green pair from washable acrylic/wool yarn that could be thrown in the washer and dryer…can … Continue reading

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300,000+…Free Gift Drawing to Commemorate

When I first began to blog, I had no idea what I even wanted to say.  I just wanted a place to put things that I knew I would forget if I didn’t write them down.  That eventually evolved into … 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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