It really is hard to come up with a post title that's somewhat clever and unique, especially when most of my posts involve the same thing: woven scarves and shawls for our Etsy shop. I had two more commissions, both by my dear family members. Daughter Robin requested one be made for a girlfriend's birthday … Continue reading weaving wednesday
This latest shawl is a commission by my sister-in-law. I think it's safe to post here as I'm sure her mom does not do the internet thing or know about my blog! I worked with Carol to pick the best colours for her mom and I'm in love the happy spring colours! The yarn is … Continue reading daffodils and shawls
I have three more of my squishy cowls to add to the three I made before. I love making these. I "stole" the poppy one from our shop to wear myself. heh. Speaking of our shop, we're so excited that we have 2 dates for the Edmonds Summer Market: July 5th and August 30th. So … Continue reading three more
Usually when I have a new shawl/scarf off the loom, I think it's my favourite. I know for a fact this one is. The combination of the warp and weft yarns were perfect. The drape is so lovely I can't take my hands off it. But I'm saving it for the shop/market booth. Good news … Continue reading olive this shawl!
I've been busy with the loom again this week. Inspired by sunshine and flowers peeking through, I found the springiest colours I could find. The handspun is something I spun up two years ago and has been patiently sitting in my stash drawer, a soft wool. The warp is a yarn I picked up at … Continue reading welcome spring!