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More 2/8 Organic Cotton

More 2/8 organic cotton has been added to the shop:   Be sure to check out all the colours we have in stock at:  http://www.justknitting.ca/louet-organic-cotton/ Happy weaving, Kelly Advertisements

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I Give Up

I decided to revisit the overshot runner project with the 2/16 mercerized cotton warp.  But instead of trying to continue on the existing warp, I decided to make a new warp and put it on another loom.  I made a … Continue reading

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Stores Update

More colours of Venne Organic Cotton are in stock for your weaving projects: Bright Pink, Fawn, Fern Green and Irish Cream. And new Handmaiden and Fleece Artist in stock: Happy knitting and weaving, Kelly

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Overshot Runner Part 3: Sloooooooow Progress

I have finally reached the end of the first runner for this warp, or maybe the end of the last, depending on how I feel. This has been the warp from hell for me.  The spools themselves had knots, but … Continue reading

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New! 2/8 Organic Cotton

Now available, Venne Organic Cotton.  It is GOTS Certified (Global Organic Textile Standard), is available on 100g cones and comes in a wide array of colours. For more information, please check our website. Colours currently in stock are: I used … Continue reading

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Overshot Runner Part 2: Weaving

After a couple of hiccups (threading error), I have finally started weaving the runner. I have chosen a natural colour for the warp and tabby weft, and a navy for the pattern weft.  I thought this strong colour contrast would help in … Continue reading

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Overshot Runner Part 1: Warped

Now that I am familiar with the technique of overshot, I have decided to weave some more runners on my home loom. I found a draft that I like from the Leclerc Looms website. Pattern Details: 2/16 cotton for warp … Continue reading

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