Robbie LaFleur

Monthly Archives: July, 2016

Tapestry Testing: Hair, not Horns!

I’ve long planned to weave a medieval Norwegian tapestry replica of sorts, one with a large red or blue horse. They are so charming.  In my piece (previous discussed here) … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Nedra’s Pretty (Darn Sturdy) Rag Rug Hem

When a blog reader of my previous post asked if I could elaborate on Nedra Granquist’s rag rug hemming instructions, I thought I should contact Nedra and ask her permission.  … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Iron Throne

On a walk in the neighborhood, I happened upon a great estate sale.  I couldn’t resist a $1.00 purchase, a dusty pincushion.  “It was my grandmother’s,” the woman told me. … Continue reading

July 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

A Summery Rug

I frequently follow this path to weaving project planning. Think of idea. Bask in inspiration. Visualize the outcome. Begin weaving. Realize I don’t have enough materials. Dive into the challenge … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · 3 Comments