Posts Tagged ‘textila experiment’

Once Upon a Time…

26 juni 2020

Hello, Challenge!
Perhaps some re purposing textiles and sewing
will do good in these strange times.
Taking the time to read a book is nice.

But why not …

Start this project up slowly with not picking a book or a character from a book.
Selecting a century might be good and selecting materials to.
Simply start in the wrong end.

This ill fitting cotton batiste shirt will be dating my seam ripper

Dreams are …

09 juni 2020

sewn from these



06 juni 2020

Best mail ever arrived the other day.

Svenskt konstsilke

18 april 2020

Fibre study
Silk and vintage Swedish Rayon
on a pale pink vintage cotton gauze ribbon

I like to search internet for information on textile techniques. Today I have been exploring  how to make fly fringe. I found moonchild01 neat tutorials on how to make fly fringe  on youtube. I just have to try this out. So today I have been testing knotting different types of fibres into tufts. Tomorrow I will test knotting a fly fringe.



Now is our time

29 februari 2020

The competition has begone
To view all Entries click on token above

To view my entry
Click on the montage from the website below

Please note that only members of Foundation revealed can vote in this competition
but I think the public can comment on the entries.

Hopping into …

16 februari 2020


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into my Coffeebag skirt on a Sunday

Hand sewing

11 februari 2020

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Silent mode on a camera is a good thing

Hubbie took these photos when I was fitting each veil/chocolate paper stripe separately to the foundation and sewing them down with reflex thread with my hook needle.

Dressing ME up

10 februari 2020

Torkel har tagit många fina ögonblicksbilder från ateljén när jag sydde Sweet Dreams.

Jag gillar verkligen hans bilder och kommer därför att lägga upp ett urval av bilderna på bloggen.

Finding the right

09 februari 2020

balance in life

Mmm chocolate

06 februari 2020

… cake …


the best part

Golden chocolate paper