I’ve got 12 drafted blog posts sitting in my queue of things I randomly promised … One of them is a set of the weaker scrap burgundy #8 arm bands that I started backing with furniture grade upholstery leather in order to practice using larger thread in a smaller chisel. The project was very problematic. […]
Final version before stopping.
A piece of practice braiding whip-like-object for a friend’s costume
Amulet stem or bottom to hold the triangle off the collarbone with 6 strands. Explained in more detail here. Further progression of the stem with 12 parts. Explained in greater detail here. Plans for the top half of the amulet. Prototypes of the top half of the amulet. These need the stems pictured above worked […]
This one is 6 strands folded in half. My lengths are not very long on it, but it’s 12 strands off the the triangle loop. Phase 1 On this you can see my preferred method of organizing the strands into 4 clusters to start it off. There are 3 strands per cluster in this one. […]
My favorite start for 4 cords folded in half … or 8 strands/parts to start for strength and neatness is treating the 8 strands as 4 pairs of strands. If you count on the left you can see 4 strands trailing off loosely, they are not part of the “pass”. A pass being when […]