I’m still working on bamboo cotton handwoven scarves. I really like this colorway of Tammy’s, which she calls Blue Violet. And it sure is. It even includes a nice deep green like the leaves of a violet. Pretty, pretty, pretty.
Again, I wove each of the scarves on this warp slightly differently. On [...]
Yikes! How has a whole week gone by without me posting?! Trust me, I have been keeping busy.
I was babysitting for my grand-dog for a week while my daughter was out of town. Baxter kept us all amused for 5 of the 6 days he was with us. Then he got bored [...]
I finished the bamboo warp. I’d warped for two wide (20″) handwoven scarves or shawls in 100% bamboo yarn in a cool minty green.
I wove the first in a tabby, planning to make this one into an infinity scarf.
I decided to try something different to close this one. This bamboo yarn needs [...]
Continuing with Jan’s scarf-a-day challenge (even tho I’m getting concerned about her) and my need to keep preparing for the upcoming show season, I completed four bamboo-cotton scarves over the weekend.
All woven with Tammy’s handpainted yarn, these are in a colorway she calls New York. The pinks and purples are nice and rich. You [...]
Olive Oil infinity scarf
NY infinity scarf
I’ve made two more infinity scarves, in two of Tammy’s handpainted colorways.
Both are handwoven from a bamboo-cotton blend — 2/3 bamboo and 1/3 cotton. I really like working with this blend. I like the way it drapes, I like the way it takes color, I like its softness. I even like [...]