I have recently been working on translating some Victorian knitting and Crochet patterns into instructions that my contemporary crafters might be able to follow. As I go about my research and collection of Victorian era women’s magazines I do sometimes come across words which are foreign to me. I thought that I would begin to share them here with you.
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As I was spinning away recently I was thinking about how much colour theory comes into play for spinning for me. And then I started to think that not everyone who gets addicted to spinning (it really is an addiction) has done art at school or knows colour theory.
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