7857Re: [TheCostumersManifesto] pleating question
- Aug 7, 2006Alexa said:
>DH threw me out of the house and I have a studio in an old building inOh, how lovely! Space! How do you keep mice out of your wool? & other
>downtown Dayton. DS is an art major and shares the space with me!
fabrics... &, heaven forfend, wool moths! Sometimes, I think a fire is
the only thing that works for them. A bit extreme.
> Hey, I already have a Border CollieYou could also spin her hair & down. Get hand-held wool combs [i.e.
>(mix) who desperately needs something to herd. All she has now is two cats.
Viking Combs] to separate the 2 coats. The guard hair is strong & can
be used as guimpe, while the down may be carded & fluffed into knitting
yarns... or tons of uses. Light, fluffy, full of air. Makes one
delightfully warm in that old building you're in!
presentation & workshop. That would be wonderful.
I've done the duct tape double, but don't like it. The foam would have
made a difference, as would a stand. I really like the brown paper tape
double from Threads article. Now, to just find someone to help. My
hubby RUNS the other way. <G>
Now, I just have to be well long enough to DO something!
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