Atlantic

Atlantic

The cream warp that I used on my loaner loom was lovely. 8/2 Venne organic cotton at 24epi in an undulating twill draft. The weft was also Venne but was a pale dusty blue – it reminds me of that grey Atlantic sky and water on an overcast day. Which is most days,...

Cream warp

I’m still awaiting the arrival of my big loom while it’s being built in the Netherlands. In the meantime, spectacular Handweavers Studio has lent me their floor model of the loom. I can’t say enough how helpful and supportive they’ve been in...
SNIP

SNIP

First scarf off this warp has been chopped and hemstitched. I forgot to do the header end but did a bodge job by going back.  I’ll remember in advance next time! This tutorial was great – very clear and easy to use – and I think I’m in love...
Geometric scarf

Geometric scarf

I found for this pattern on this blog and knew I had to make it. It’s so simple and elegant! It’s 2×2/16 merc cotton from Handweavers, in ‘charcoal’ and ‘rose’. I had to modify the draft 3 times because I kept running out of pink...
Car knitting

Car knitting

I’m a prolific knitter and and an avid traveller around beautiful Great Britain and those two go hand in hand. Every road trip, lunch break, pub lunch, cafe visit, moment stuck in the motorway services, it’s all an opportunity to knit. I’ve even been...