So, today the second post of my little series about weaving adventures! (First one with general explications here). I use the book Weaving within the reach as an inspiration to try out different techniques – this week weaving without a loom.
Looking for a beautiful, useful crochet basket pattern? I found one I’m absolutely happy with and I wanted to share. It’s the Darling Be Brave Adjustable Basket Pattern by Megan Aldred.
I want to start a little series of postings about different weaving techniques. In the first place about different looms – or even about weaving without a loom at all. I discovered recently a book: Weaving within the reach, that really fascinates me. It shows so many possibilities to make beautiful weavings without or withContinue reading “Weaving – with or without a loom”
Yes this exists! A wearable knitted skirt! That does’t cling to your bottom or your legs disgracefully and puckers every time you sit down! I’m serious, I’m knitted one I’m absolutely happy with, me who wears normally only trousers, nothing to do. That means something!
Always looking for the perfect placemats for my kitchen table. Beautiful and useful… and handmade, please! After some testing I finally found a pattern I’m really happy with.
Do you know latch hooking? I’m bet, if you’re not German, you don’t!? So what is it? “Latch hooking is a technique to create a fabric by pulling loops of yarn or fabric through a stiff woven base by using a hinged hook to form a knotted pile from short, pre-cut pieces of yarn.”
I’m normally not to much in garment sewing anymore. I don’t follow the dream of an “entirely handmade wardrobe”, I’m simple not interested enough in mode or garments to spend my time making them. My passion is more about decoration an interior design. Nevertheless, from time to time, I see a garment pattern IContinue reading “Schieke Wiebke Blazer”
in Zealana Performa RIMU Fingering Polaris by Hiroko Fukatsu