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Threads of Life

Yesterday, I went to a fascinating presentation by the foundation “Threads of Life” they are a fair trade business that works with culture and conservation to alleviate poverty in rural Indonesia. 286 more words


Weaving Wonderment

I knew it was only a matter of time before I succumbed to yet another fiber art adventure. Mae and I bought a Zoom Loom today to give it a go. 42 more words


Term 2, 2015 Wednesday Weavers

Studio Classes are starting up again for term 2 this Wednesday 22nd April. 10am-12 noon. 8 week course will be $195 and includes most materials. Please get in touch if you are interested in starting/continuing.

Many thanks!





My boys have always called weaving on my rigid heddle loom “looming.”  I haven’t gotten the loom out for awhile, but my sister, who teaches a middle school class for severely disabled students, wants to work on weaving with them.   104 more words


SPRING CIRCLE - An entirely new kind of flatweave rug

I’m so excited to be able to share a sneak preview of an entirely new rug.

In fact, I’m not sure I have EVER seen a circular flatweave rug. 194 more words


Dream Dress

This dress pattern is from the 10/2011 Burda magazine.  I have to say that my copy is almost shredded and falling apart because it’s been used so much.  240 more words

History of handloom in Bangladesh

Handloom of Bangladesh presentation

The textiles of Bangladesh has been high regarded both here and aboard since antiquity, with the delta, of the  then Bengal, being renowned for its cotton and very fine weaving. 76 more words

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