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Weaving Full Circle

  I was very excited to contribute a picture of my new Jonathan Seidel loom to Laverne Waddington’s fantastic Backstrap Weaving blog, a few days ago. Picture can be found here: https://backstrapweaving.wordpress.com/2018/06/22/backstrap-weaving-musical-bands-and-a-bunch-of-looms/ I’m currently learning inkle pick-up techniques, and have been switching between Susan J. Foulkes’ helpful info, and Laverne’s.  Susan’s books are mainly on […]

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Inklings

The administration of Robert Watson’s estate  (Shopkeeper. Selby, Yorkshire). Sept 10, 1689 Inventory Nov 8th, 1688 Goods in the Shopp 5 doz of stockins att 7s, £1-15-; one doz ditto 13s; 3 doz of childrens stockins att 2s 6; 120 yards of blew linn, 8-17-8,…. 8 pr. of worstet stockings att 2s 6d., £1; 5 […]