Following on from the first part on choosing trims for a framed piece here is our finished piece. As you can see we decided to go with the green trims in contrast to the purple yarns. It is always interesting to see how the different shades of trims in this contrasting colour can affect the weave. Choose […]
Its that wonderful time of year when the garden becomes the perfect place to find inspiration for colour combinations. Bright and beautiful flowers inspire with different shades of colours found in the petals, pollen and leaves. We find taking pictures is a great way to gather and record this information for later use. Take time choosing […]
We will be taking part in an exhibition in Brighouse later this year where we will be exhibiting some of our hangings and framed pieces. We have already started weaving samples and today we are putting colours together for a framed piece using one of our purple fabric weaving kits. We started by taking a […]
We have decided to weave some fabric using one of our fabric kits and putting together some trims to add to the woven fabric. And the end result is always different and fantastic. starting with the basic principle of weaving, then adding your own ideas and see what you can create.
We have just finished adding a beautiful selection of yarn hanks in sumptuous colours to our shop. Each yarn hank contain 15 varieties of different shades within each colour story, in two metre lengths giving a total of 30 metres of yarn. The hanks are ideal for weaving, felting, embellishments, embroidery, freeform knitting and crochet, […]