Weaving How To: Keep Your Sides Straight — Hello Hydrangea
How to Weave Straight Edges Like a Pro Hi friends! I often get students who are frustrated by this, and even though I cover it in my beginning weaving video class, I decided to publish a public tutorial as well. The secret is 3 words: BUBBLE , STRUM and BEAT . Do you have issues keeping your
Rigid Heddle Texture Infusion Project Idea
Mix up your rigid heddle weaving project with texture! Our project idea uses Sinfonia Cotton and Feza Alp Premier Yarn on a Kromski Harp Forte Loom
Finishing Tips for Rugs - Yarnworker - Know-how for the rigid heddle loom
We are quickly approaching the last day of the last lemonade weave-along. How great to end this series with the Simply Striped Rug from Weaving Made Easy—from doubleweave, to towel sets, to large lacy shawls, and now rugs, we have proved there isn’t much you can’t weave on a rigid-heddle loom. I keep saying it, and ... Read moreFinishing Tips for Rugs
Weaving Yarn Explained
Yarn size can get complicated Measurements and terms can vary by country. I’ll just give you enough information to get started. I’ll explain things using US measurements. I know metric measurements are much easier to calculate, but since I live in the US, I’ll do it the hard way. Let’s get started! The size refer
Rigid Heddle Summer Winter Weave!
Well, here's the great Summer Winter experiment! As you can see, on my Flip Rigid Heddle Loom, it involves 2 heddles, and 2 pick up sticks, and 2 shuttles (and 2 different yarns). Summer Winter consists of a background of plain weave under/between shots of a pattern (usually a thicker yarn - in this case just a doubled strand of yarn). The fabric pattern will have the opposite colors on the other side - thus there is a "summer" side and a "winter" side. My sample is woven looking at the…
Carding wool and spinning, Donegal
Creator: R. Welch (Photographer) Date: 1914 Original Format: Photographic Print Description: Carding wool and spinning, Highlands, County Donegal PRONI Ref: D1403_2~027~A Copying and copyright: Please see www.proni.gov.uk/index/research_and_records_held/copying_... For Copy Orders, contact: Email: email@example.com For fees and charges see: www.proni.gov.uk/index/about_proni/are_there_any_fees_and...
Knitters...come jump down the weaving rabbithole with us!
Rigid heddle looms are often a gateway for people new to exploring weaving - if that’s the case for you, welcome to the wonderful world of weaving! This guide has everything you need to know (and lots of links along the way) to get started.
Oktoberfest - Woven Scarf, Weaving Pattern
A colorful warp of self-striping sock yarn peeks out cheerfully from the background in this beautiful woven scarf. With a slightly fuzzy weft of super soft Herriot Fine alpaca, this lightweight scarf will drape beautifully - and it's sure to keep you warm. Size: 10" wide by 70" long, plus 4.5" fringe on each end. Yarn: • Warp: Zauberball Crazy color 2092, 1 ball (or approx. 330 yards fingering weight yarn) • Weft: Juniper Moon Farm Herriot Fine color 2005, 1 skein (or approx. 360 yards…