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Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 15:38
by wendy
One of our Grandsons is getting married next May.

So I thought I would make them a throw, as part of my present.

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Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 16:30
by Mo
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How is it made?

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 16:40
by wendy
Swedish [ or huck ] weaving.
Quite easy, I enjoy doing it. But hate the hemming when finished.

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 17:59
by Spreckly
Most unusual Wendy. What a beautiful wedding present.

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 20:28
by Mo
Ah, I found a youtube video, but it didn't look like that.
What is the name of the stitch?

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 06 Aug 2016, 22:40
by p.penn
That is so clever Wendy {hug}

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 07 Aug 2016, 02:17
by jemberelli
Beautiful! What a thoughtful and lovely gift to receive as a wedding present )like(

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 07 Aug 2016, 11:48
by manda
It's beautiful...I love things like this because they can become family heirlooms :-D

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 07 Aug 2016, 14:35
by Spreckly
Wendy - is it huckaback? My Mother used to use it in school.

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 07 Aug 2016, 15:17
by wendy
Never heard of it Spreckly. but this is what it says on Google
1.a strong linen or cotton fabric with a rough surface, used for towelling and glass cloths.

The cloth I use is called Monks Cloth.

Hi Mo.

The stitches are all the same, it is just done in different patterns and shapes

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 07 Aug 2016, 17:55
by Meanqueen
It's lovely Wendy, much better to give a personal gift.
Ilona

Re: Wedding present

PostPosted: 08 Aug 2016, 21:17
by albertajune
I remember when you started doing this particular craft. This throw is such a beautiful and personal gift to give for a wedding present. It is sure to be very much treasured. Lovely work Wendy..