Monthly Archives: July 2011

Double-knitting

26 July – meeting host Denise Double-knitting seems to do the impossible – it creates a reversible two colour fabric. Double-knit fabrics are two layers of fabric worked (and tightly bonded) together – one layer of stockinette facing toward you and another … Continue reading

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Kumihimo – Japanese Braiding

12 July – meeting host Anne. Anne, once again, shared her skills and passion for kumihimo braiding.  Anne is a pupil of Makiko Tada – world renowned kumihimo artist. For members who hadn’t experienced kumihimo Anne demonstrated how to use … Continue reading

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July and August Programme

For the next two months we have planned: 12 July- Kumihimo Braiding with Anne.  Start making a braid necklace/bracelet with a thinner braid twisting in, out and around a thicker braid.  This session will make the thin core braid and … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to the Onslow Fibrecrafts Guild!  We meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at the Johnsonville Community Centre from 9.30-11.30am. We are a group of spinners, knitters, crocheters, weavers, sewers, felters, braiders and general all-round craft-loving … Continue reading

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