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Fiona Dix

I live by the sea on the westernmost island of the inner Hebrides. I make felt, weave, spin, stitch, dye, play. I’m curious, creative, capable, changeable.

About Cookie Consent - Cookie Consent by Insites. Cookie Consent is a free JavaScript plugin for alerting users about the use of cookies on your website.

About Cookie Consent - Cookie Consent by Insites

It is designed to help you comply with the hideous EU Cookie Law and not make you want to kill yourself in the process. So we made it fast, free, and relatively painless. Why choose Cookie Consent? Free and open source. You’re free to copy, modify and even sell Cookie Consent. What does it look like? You can choose from a huge range of layouts and colour schemes, like this one: Visit our wizard and try some options to see them in action. Getting started. POTTERY by Liz Isaacs. How to Integrate “No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA” in Your Website.

British Wool Yarns - Laura's Loom. Rag rugs, mats and carpets - braided, hooked, crochet, woven, proddy, proggy, clippy. Covering floors with woven, hooked, braided, prodded, or crocheted strips of cloth Sometimes it's hard to be precise about the history and origins of simple domestic crafts and equipment.

Rag rugs, mats and carpets - braided, hooked, crochet, woven, proddy, proggy, clippy

Writers weren't usually interested in recording the details of everyday housekeeping and low-status domestic crafts until the 19th century. A K.I.S.S. for Baby. The idea for the "Keep It Super Simple" baby blanket was conceived when I found a soft and machine-washable, variegated yarn.

A K.I.S.S. for Baby

My loom was begging for a new warp and my niece was expecting her second child. What better project than a lovely, soft, baby blanket to welcome the new little bundle? This project is simple enough for even first-time weavers. Share and Open Graph – SumoMe Support. How Sumo Share Works Sumo Share relies on the content of your webpage to determine exactly what gets shared.

Share and Open Graph – SumoMe Support

This means Share will check your website's HTML to determine what content to share to various social networks. HS Code Section 9 - Harmonized System Codes (HS Code) Commodity Classification - Foreign Trade Online. Home - Craft Industry Alliance. DIY Weaving Supplies: Cone and Spool Holder. Hi Madelyn!

DIY Weaving Supplies: Cone and Spool Holder

I recently bought a kit for towels. The thread is wound on spools. They don’t fit on my cone holder, so I’m wondering what is the best way to wind the warp using them? —Lynn Hi Lynn! DIY weaving supplies: spool and cone holder for warping. Canon G7X Mark II Review: Our New Favorite Compact - Asklens. How to find time for creative work. Don’t think you have time to do creative work?

How to find time for creative work

Think again. The problem isn’t time – it’s energy. Except in unusual cases, the real barrier to doing creative work is energy, not time.


How to sell handmade textiles internationally. Bullet journal. The Ideal Dropbox Setup for External Hard Drives. The problem: You have a MacBook or PC with a hard drive that isn’t big enough for your entire Dropbox account.You have this shiny external hard drive that could hold your entire Dropbox account with space left over.

The Ideal Dropbox Setup for External Hard Drives

The solutions that DON’T work, or that I don’t want to use: Symlinks inside your Dropbox.

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Making it with yarn. Paint. Bind-Off Trick in the Round: How To Completely Hide The Last Stitch. This bind-off trick for knitting in the round totally changed by life.

Bind-Off Trick in the Round: How To Completely Hide The Last Stitch

Make the last stitch invisible? It’s a no-brainer. The Old Way: ICK –> The New Way: AWESOME –> Every single time you’re binding off in the round, use this trick to make the join completely disappear. The WordPress Database Demystified. Since it was released over a decade ago, WordPress has become the most popular CMS choice for beginners and experts alike.

The WordPress Database Demystified

Although the installation of WordPress, and the addition of data does not require any knowledge of the underlying structure, you might find yourself in a situation where some knowledge of the database is required. Although the favorite choice of users when it comes to working with databases is often phpMyAdmin, we will focus on raw SQL queries, keeping in mind that everyone may not be comfortable with phpMyAdmin (you have an option in phpMyAdmin to run raw SQL queries too!). Exploring the Database As you probably know, WordPress uses MySQL. To log into MySQL, run the following in your terminal: mysql -u [username] -p -D [database_name] Once you have logged into the WordPress database in MySQL, you can check the tables that WordPress has created by running the following: show tables;

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Eu. Trello. Light box advice - Product Photography - Folksy Forums. I have the first kind, and I actually really like it.

Light box advice - Product Photography - Folksy Forums

I shoot my larger items by a stair window in my house, but for my textile jewellery and wee things, I like the lightbox. I don't bother with the rubbish wee tripod type thing - I use a full size tripod on the floor, whilst the lightbox sits on the table. Multiple iphoto libraries. Art and social practice. Art inspiration. Business. Plants. Craft and making. Connecting. Creatures. Cumbria. Curation. Dyeing. Faith and grace.


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