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strung out........

well over string-type drawings.

Some stapled Quib:


Yesterday I thought I would have a play with Michelle Beauchamp's lovely new pattern: mak-rah-mee - but, I was upstairs and forgot to put the wireless on so couldn't check on my ipad how it was actually supposed to look, so I just winged it and ended up with this hot mess. LOL.


So, today I put the wireless ON and had a quick play - some rough curves in this one, but fun to do.

hx

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  1. Love your style. Beautiful as always.

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  2. Your lines flow so beautifully. Wonderful.

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  3. Quib and Mak Rah Mee are so right up your alley! Your flowing lines are so beautiful!

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  4. Really lovely! I'm not much of a curly-flowy drawer, so these two tangles are rather a challenge for me.

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  5. It would be so cool if you were to do a string tutorial...you know, start with the very simple and progress to the more complicated strings...I look at your string work and immediately try to break it down! Just saying!

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    1. Hi Tonda, I might try and do a video when I have time, but in the meantime have you seen this post where I've done a basic step-out?

      http://www.alittlelime.blogspot.com.au/2013/10/the-string-thing.html

      hx

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  6. You always inspire me with your work. I love it! Your "hot mess" looks just like what I come up with when I try to knit! 8^D I've seen your step out for your 'string theory' but a video would be great if you find the time! Hugz!

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  7. These are so flowingly beautiful. I especially like the one with the dowels.

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  8. Oh Helen! That's the most elegant mess I have ever seen :)

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  9. Love these, Helen! So simple, yet so fluid and elegant. Must try this.

    (I am your latest follower. Loving your blog and all your work!!)

    Shoshi

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