When to Use Which Finish - Yarnworker - Know-how for the rigid heddle loom
Finishing your fringe is like icing a cake. You can create a highly decorative look or something clean and simple. Beyond aesthetics, how do you know which technique is best for your specific circumstance? The purpose of finishing your fringe is to secure the weft and, if necessary, keep the yarn from fraying. Some folks […]
Welcome to my other world of reincarnating old sweaters, scrap fabrics and trims into beautiful and original works of art! Scroll down to view full gallery...... In addition to my stretch knit collection, I'm guided by a passion to recycle and transform used, ugly, discarded and neglected materials into functional expr
Rainbow Cardigan #209
This fabulous piece comprises of squares in 20 different colors, knitted in intarsia in a full circle of hues. The garment in the photo has been worked in Helen Hamann ELATION, 85% pima cotton/15% baby alpaca, utilizing every single color in our color palette -- it may also be knitted with similar results with Helen Hamann LUXURY, 100% superfine alpaca. You will love to knit and wear this piece for many years to come. SIMPLY FANTASTIC!!!
Power Sewing | Hands On Sewing Lessons with Sandra Betzina
Sandra Betzina’s Power Sewing is an educational website with books and video sewing lessons, which combine ready-to-wear and couture sewing techniques for beginning and advanced sewers. Sandra Betzina designs patterns for Vogue Patterns, wrote several sewing books, and hosted Sew Perfect on HGTV for 6 years.
Ingrid Ridley weaving crossed pattern into her dilly bag basket.
Watch and learn how to weave this beautiful pattern addition to your dilly bag woven basket. Join us at a workshop, North-Coast NSW, Australia: bareweaving@g...
Nancy Paap - Jewel Vest
Nancy Paap creates all of her wovens in her studio in Tesuque, NM • Each of her pieces is a truly unique, one of a kind creation • Her "jewel vest" features pleats on the shoulders, angled side pockets, crochet edging at the bottom, and a shawl/collar along the front • While it looks stunning on a small lady, this vest can accommodate anybody up to size 12/14, because the pleats on the shoulder add width on the sides • Length is about 21" • The unique pattern continues all across the back…