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Sampling Part II – Indigo Day

I finished weaving off the hemp samples yesterday and the next step was pulling the shibori ties and then dyeing them in the indigo vat.  I had two small samples – one sett at 32epi and the other at 28epi … Continue reading

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Sampling – and why you should

Quite some time ago (I’m embarrassed to admit how long ago, actually) I started putting a warp on the loom to try out some hemp singles I’d bought.  Hemp, which behaves similarly to linen, is a different beast from what I … Continue reading

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