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reused, recycled blues

September 28, 2012

white and natural grey handspun, 2 ply wool

ready for blanket weaving this winter

using up the stash and I beat the moths to a dinner

I took apart 2 floor cushions, dyed the backs and the piping

and used shibori samples to sew new fronts

the samples were going to be kitchen napkins, now I will have to do more.

or maybe not!

it has been a very blue summer.

8 Comments leave one →
  1. September 30, 2012 1:16 pm

    I like your blue fingers!


  2. September 29, 2012 11:09 am

    i still smile when i remember your indigo disaster story. and i note a little “blue nails” happening in your world. (hopefully no more spills, though!)


    • September 29, 2012 11:27 am

      Velma – I try not to remember that disaster and this 30 gallon vat is outside so no blue kitchen!


  3. September 28, 2012 5:26 pm

    Yes I will look forward to seeing the blanket.


  4. September 28, 2012 4:32 pm

    Beautiful shibori motifs. Can’t wait to see that blanket!


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