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There is a new project coming up (I have hinted at it), and today was full of planning for it – it involves hand-woven fabric again, a whole stack of pieces in different weaves and from different yarns and in … Continue reading

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Here’s one of the things I played around with regarding spinnning angles – an overlay of several measurements by several people on the same yarn picture. It’s hard to see, but you’ll hopefully be able to make out the angles … Continue reading

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Well. I took a deep breath, and then I did the final calculations for the wonderful weaving project that ended up exploding… so now I have the numbers, and I can tell you: they are not pretty. Not pretty at … Continue reading

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The work is all done and finished – the last of the fabrics has been cut into and stitched up into a hood. And while I was really happy that everything was done and finished and I could send it … Continue reading

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I’ve already hinted at it – while the packing cloth has turned out very nicely, and the sailcloth is about as perfectly as I had imagined it, there’s a third type of fabric to be done… and that one is … Continue reading

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Chickens are nice. They are good-looking, they make funny noises, they lay eggs and they taste lovely. They’ve also been in close contact with humans for a long, long time, and there’s a project looking at that relationship: Cultural & … Continue reading

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The emballage has been woven, and has come back to me, and it is wonderful. A thick, heavy cloth from thick, heavy two-ply yarns, it does feel like something trustworthy enough to pack valuable goods and protect them on long … Continue reading

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