Craft shopping in Swaziland
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My parent have just been on holiday in Swaziland and South Africa. We used to live in Swaziland when I was a kid so the country will always have a special place in my heart. As will the handicrafts found … Read More

Dyeing and setting up loom
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Yesterday my mom and I got a bit further with setting up the loom. I also dyed some burp clothes of Bess’ a cool teal colour.

First day with the loom
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This weekend my mother and I had a mission. We wanted to setup the two looms we have between us with a project each. The smaller table loom will be used for 3 dinner-for-two’s to match some table mats my … Read More

Gifts for bump
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Its getting close now – both Christmas, the New Year and the bump becoming a real life baby. The last thing is still too surreal to understand. I have been preparing and nesting for months but I still don’t really … Read More

Weaving strips of jeans
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See and download the full gallery on posterous   Today I have been continuing on a rather long-winded project. In the autumn I decided to recycle all these many pairs of jeans I had lying around that didn’t fit any … Read More

Portrait of a Textile Artist
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Deborah Robson has agreed to let us do a portrait of her as a crafts person. We decided to call her a textile artist as her answer to the first question about what she sees as her main craft was: … Read More