Category Archives: Sanquhar

sanQR, gloves knitted for exhibition

The pictured gloves are potential submissions for the QR-3D exhibition which could be exhibited at The Cornerhouse, Manchester later on this year. The pieces are based on the Sanquhar traditional knitting and combine QR (quick response) bar codes. Both pairs have … Continue reading

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Sanquhar in colour

My sanQR project has worked out pretty well.  The ones knitted on 1.5mm needles are just  bit on the snug size and the 1.75mm pair a little to loose.  In my pursuit of the perfect needle size I have just … Continue reading

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Bit.ly, barcodes, another sanQR project

With the first pair of sanQR gloves finished the next pair are on the needles. This pair will incorporate the bar code for a shortened url shown right. The url for this site wqs first shortened in Bit.ly before converting … Continue reading

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Wearable Marketing – 21C Sanquhar

Just one finger left to do for my QR-3D textile submission.

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QR knitted bar code for 21st Century Sanquhar

The bar code is finished done but unfortunately first efforts to read with an on-line bar code reader have been unsuccessful.

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QR and 21st Century Sanquhar

It has taken a couple of weeks but the 21st Century Sanquhar glove is well under way.  The QR bar code is taking shape on the back of the right hand.  The only down side is the weaving of the … Continue reading

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Vintage styled Sanquhar almost finished

Apart from washing and blocking to even out any irregularities on the left hand, the third pair of gloves are finished.  The technique and pattern now almost perfected will be adapted for a QR inspired pair to bring Sanquhar into … Continue reading

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