Month: June 2014

Hallmark, Pouch and Crochet Purse

Weaving a Hallmark, Pouch Closure & Crochet Ouchie The pouch that my friend and I created together with a Inkle band has needed a closure.  I decided since he’s a gators fan and the pouch is made in the team

Posted in Uncategorized

Field Trip ~ The Appleton

The Art Of The Loom Exhibit The Gainesville Handweavers Guild has a Tapestry Weavers Group that meets once a month.  We decided as a group to visit an exhibit that’s being held at The Appleton Museum in Ocala.  An exhibit

Posted in Uncategorized


Getting The Party Started And Pushing Forward By party, I mean projects, of course.  I’ve finally started the lovely Chatelaine Bag from the  September/October 2013 issue of Piecework magazine.  I’ve got nearly two bobbins of the Icelandic Fleece spun for the Mittens, and evidently

Posted in Uncategorized

Icelandic Wool Yarn

Icelandic Wool Yarn Last year I purchased an Icelandic Lambs Fleece from Caney Branch Farm.  I wasn’t sure what I would do with it, but I had to have it.  Typically Icelandic wool is reserved for outerwear.  It’s a primitive

Posted in Uncategorized