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MERA Christmas Fair

Once again I will be participating in the MERA Christmas Fair as part of the Schoolhouse Weavers this Saturday.  This sale showcases a lot of talented artisans and is a major fundraiser for MERA.  I look forward to seeing you … Continue reading

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My Almost, But Didn’t Quite Make It, Christmas in July Towels

I thought that the modified star motif in the dishtowels I recently wove resembled more of a snowflake than a star, so with that in mind, and with the popularity of Christmas in July (although not with me), decided to weave … Continue reading

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A New Old Wheel

I have long admired the beauty of a Canadian Production Wheel (CPW).   Long before I became a spinner, I would see them at antique and flea markets and wish I had one, if nothing more than something beautiful to … Continue reading

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MERA Schoolhouse Weavers

A few years ago my husband and I purchased a piece of property outside of McDonald Corners, Ontario (that we are now getting ready to start building on).  One of the things that drew us there (at least for me) … Continue reading

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Huckaback Scarf

I like to go to the Leclerc website every so often to see what new free weaving drafts they may have posted and was intrigued with the October 2016 project, Huckaback Scarves. The picture provided didn’t show a lot of … Continue reading

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Modified Star

Life seems to be busy right now, but I have managed to weave a couple of towels in a draft call Modified Star.  A point twill threading and treadling (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 7, 6, 5, … Continue reading

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Lattice Scarf

Some time ago I came upon this blog and the beautiful scarf, which I new I had to weave, and now finally have.  It is woven in a 2/8 Tencel, the warp is silver and the weft is midnight blue.  On … Continue reading

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