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Change the look.

Today I’ been using a different treadling pattern to create a whole new look in this overshot cloth. Cool.<p>Wasn’t thrilled with the cloth I was making …

Weaving

The Weaver's Delight Cams and What They Can Do

Hopefully some of this information will be helpful to someone else with a Newcomb Weaver's Delight loom. I realized I never wrote about the cams when …

A Handweaver in Paris

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Latest news from the loom

As I posted while ago, the one thing I wasn’t happy with in my turned summer and winter experiments was the selvedges. I’m not brilliant at …

North Sea

Handweaving by Janet Whittam

Clothing

iowaweaver

In my previous episode I casually revisted an old project that I turned into armrest covers. The book from which I took the draft for that project …

Crafting

Weaver’s Blog – Blue Flag Handweaving

This past weekend I introduced three weavers to the small but beautiful group of weave structures that produce lacy fabric. They also learned how to …

Crafting

MMs & OOs Handweaving

I have some handtowels that I wove 30 years ago. They are finally disintegrating. They have been washed dozens and dozens of times. I chose a color …

On The Loom Blog

Written By: Muffy Young <br>Date: Sunday, March 6th 2016<p>Exciting news: I was honored with an award for excellence at the Baltimore show this year.<p>Double …

Design

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Erica Parker

Fort Pelham Farm

Things have been crazy lately – meetings, working (yes, working), historical society stuff, goats, dogs, house, garden, blah, blah, blah. I got a …

Weaving

wovenmemories

I have a pre-occupation with ideas for mourning, beyond what poetry can offer. This is not to say that poetry does not resonate deeply with my own …

Sewing

more blues

it is raining – only a light mistingbut we haven’t had any moisture in weeks so anything is welcomeI heard the garden sigh!it has taken days to get …

Weaving

spinweaverbarbara

Posted on February 28, 2017 by<p>So this pattern comes straight from <i>Handwoven</i> magazine, May/June 1992 issue, page 50/87. It is an eight shaft double …

Crafting

It’s official– I’m now a Master Weaver

Friday, Nov. 4, I got the news that I had passed the examination for the Handweavers [sic] Guild of America’s Certificate of Excellence Level II– …

Green Living

Small Bags

So what do you do with all the small pieces of handwoven fabric from sampling and weaving off a warp? Small bags with and without a strap are one …

Weaving

Traditions in Cloth

It’s been 11 years now since I bought my first spinning wheel. I can remember scouring the internet during this “Renaissance Spinning Era” digging up …

Sewing

Kerstin's extras

As it seems that the article on "how to secure lease sticks" on my web page is not very clear, here are some more pictures and some more words.<p>First, …

Smoothing the Rough Edges | Plain Weave and beyond | Hand Weaving • Color • Form • Function

I recently participated in the Working Weavers Studio Trail. I was surprised and pleased that we had a very busy weekend with a non-stop stream of …

Weaving

Inkle Gallery

Here are some of the various inkles I have been producing, both plain weave and pick up, as well as a picture of my floor loom. Last updated 10 April …

overshot weave

Like realtors whose mantra is “location, location, location”, the weavers’ mantra is “sample, sample, sample”. But as a weaver for 30 years, I’m very …

Bamboo

Mission Accomplished

The first sample on the Noble loom is finished. Washed and pressed, it is 255 x 18.5 cm (around 100 x 7 inches) with 15 patterns.<p>Most of the patterns …

Memory Loss

Categories

I don’t mind sampling before I take on a new project. I usually end up making something with the sample…count the zippered purses I have around here! …

Central Asia

Talking about Weaving

I beamed on the warp this morning. This is the picture from the front of the loom showing the weighted warps. At this point I had only about six more …

abbas khan

Hi all ! I would like to share some photos of the Indian Silk Brocade sarees (Indian women’s dress) that were exhibited at the National Museum in New …

Weaving

Druk, druk, druk

Het was een week waarin en waarover veel te vertellen was, maar de tijd daarvoor ontbrak. Even bijpraten dus.<i><br>This was a week about which and in which</i> …