I worked very hard to maintain that for almost thirty years.
Then vynehorn took me to a weaving day, and the house of cards crumbled around my ears.
I might have been able to convince myself that this isn't a "string" thing - it's a mechanical thing. I just like elegant machines, and making fancy patterns with a loom is fun. But yesterday... yesterday was the nail in the coffin. I ordered a book, and it came in the mail.
I took delivery of my own copy of "Techniques of Sprang" by Peter Collingwood. At the horrible used-book prices that volume is currently commanding (I actually found one in good shape that wasn't terrible, but it WAS three digits to the left of the decimal.) Because I have lost faith in it ever being reprinted, and I want to play with sprang.
My name is Eloise, and I am a string person. It has been one day since my last string purchase...