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Weldon’s Practical Needlework

Many people before myself have talked about the "A Facsimile Edition of Weldon's Practical Needlework" books. My set of 12 books was printed in 2005 by Piecework Magazine.   Each book is a bound copy of 12 issues of Weldon's Practical Needlework newsletters, one for each month of the year that they were originally published in. … Continue reading Weldon’s Practical Needlework

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Workbasket – update

I have been busy, I promise.  Let's take a look at current and recent projects: The nice thing about putting them into a bag is that they stay straight (as opposed to rolling about getting tangled with each other) as I knit directly from the bag. When finished with this project, the bag can be… Continue reading Workbasket – update

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Workbasket – WIP Confession

I have many more unfinished projects than I have admitted to. Going forward I am going to refer to them differently.  I really like the way that Hannah does it on her blog quietwatercraft, she gives a number of WIP's.  Then I will only show updates of the projects that I have made any progress… Continue reading Workbasket – WIP Confession