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Monthly Archives: September 2012

Cheerio and tootle pip!

Posted on by sherriwoodardcoffey / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix: Noreen Crone-Findlay, Uncategorized | Tagged | 2 Comments

Four hectic and busy months have passed since I  signed on for the ‘Social Networking’ summer 2012 campaign, and now my time here ends. Hmmmm…. wrapping up….. well…. I’ve been mulling over what I would say to sum up my
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Embroidering Leno Lace

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I am passionate about lace and lace making. I love to tat, crochet and knit lace. And, recently, I have been experimenting with weaving lace. Well… weaving leno lace and then embroidering it….. This was my first attempt, and to
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Finally something for me!

Posted on by mirrixlooms / Posted in Social Market for a Mirrix: Brenda Kigozi | Tagged | 2 Comments

Ok, that’s not entirely true! The first project I wove on the loom was to be a bracelet for me. But it’s still languishing in a drawer unfinished! I’m not one to wear much jewellery – necklaces and bracelets. Day
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Weave along #8- Part Seven Finishing Techniques

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And, so, the Soumak Pouch Weave Along draws to a close with a very long video on finishing techniques. Here are the chapters in the final installment: 1- Steam, Press and block the finished weaving 2- Overcast the straight edge
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Soumak Pouch Weave Along # 8 Part 6- Edging Cords

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Part Six of the Soumak Pouch Weave Along is all about the edging cords for the pouches. You can use purchased braid like the Kreinik cord  on the edges of this pouch: The edging is 3/8 ” trim:  # 170
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Wrapping Things Up

Posted on by mirrixlooms / Posted in Social Market for a Craftsy Course: Karen Klein, Tapestry Weaving, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

…Or should I say warping things up?    It’s hard to believe that it’s only been four weeks since my little adventure with Mirrix first began. Time really does fly by. You know how when, if you’re lucky, you meet
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Weave Along #8 Soumak Pouch- Part 5 Checkerboard borders

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Part 5 of the Soumak Pouch Weave Along is a step by step series of photos that I took while we were on holidays at the end of August. I adapted the pattern to have checkerboard borders and  wove  the
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Soumak Pouch Weave Along #8 Part Four Weaving Techniques

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The video for Part 4 of the Soumak Pouch Weave Along is a really big one because it’s the ‘how to’s’ for the actual weaving of the pouch. copyright Noreen Crone-Findlay Here’s what’s covered in this video: How to weave
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Advanced Tapestry Techniques

Posted on by chetti530 / Posted in Bead/Fiber Combination, Social Market for a Craftsy Course: Karen Klein, Tapestry Weaving, Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment

Lesson 10 of the Craftsy Bead & Tapestry Cuff class teaches advanced tapestry techniques. Upon first viewing it, I felt as if I’d been suddenly thrown into the deep end of the pool. After many slow and steady lessons, this class
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