My Latest Project

I just started the new weaving project and it is beautiful, Robin picked a twill pattern for me and showed me how to tie up the treadles. You can’t really see the twill pattern unless you get really close (see pic) but it makes the fabric feel different than plain weave. I love the color and how supple the material is even before finishing. I had planned on a stole but maybe I’ll just get some more sock yarn and make the jacket out of Small Loom and Freeform Weaving since my width is just right.

 It is a one-size-fits-all kind of pattern and this piece would be one front (11-12 inches). I can start tapering a V neckline in a few inches. I should be able to get both fronts and at least one  sleeve out of this warp. Then I can warp again using most of Baby Wolf’s 26 inch width to make the back in one piece (22-24 inches).

It just struck me that my last projects were Autumn orange and now this one is the perfect Scorpio red. Funny how that works! The warp is Debra Norville sock in black and the weft is Jo-Ann Sensations Rainbow Boucle in color 1050. Don’t you love it when bargain yarn turns out well?

Then, I made the most adorable spider this weekend. No, really. The pattern is from the Lion Brand website and I used some leftover variegated Wool-ease yarn. When I put the eyes on, he/she reminded me of those troll dolls from the 60’s, so I had to make him/her a hairdo.

One thought on “My Latest Project”

  1. Beautiful site! Hello Inga, You and I meet at the Bead store in Tillamook on you break away.

    I promised to send you a link so you could look at the Pet food I feed my pets.Take a look at the compare bags of food> i know how much you love Rob. He is a Lucky and highly Blessed PUp!
    Please pass it on so others know they have a choice in pet food. Help get the word out Lifes Abundance Pet food is freashly baked and shipped it is no more than 10 days old when you recieve it..
    With Care ,from the Oreon Coast.
    Linda Jennings

    Do you want you pets to live a long and healthy life?

    Check our Healthy Pet food.Compare to what you are feeding

    now on the petfood chart.You will be happy you did.

    Tillamook Pet Sitting Web site


Please comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.