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

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


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

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