Every year as the date approaches, I wish I had an autumn-themed runner, towels, or new handwoven napkins. With a little bit of discipline and maybe a purchase of some yarn, I plan on weaving at least one of those items for this year's celebration.
Carol Irving wove a beautiful two-sided rug using special yarns and shaft switching.
Is there a best yarn or structure for a handwoven towel? Madelyn gives her opinion.
Reeds are an important accessory to a loom but they are also exchangeable and you will probably need more than one. Here is Tom talking about reeds and how to care for them.
If you have thought about it but never actually done it, now might be the time to try sewing with your handwoven cloth.
Download this free pdf for weaving a bunny band on a 4-shaft loom
Learn Handspun Hope, a yarn handmade in Rwanda and the women behind it.
I look at my own weaving in a different way than I look at others’ work, and that’s how it should be.
Play silks are colorful bits of silk that children can use for open-ended play. They’re perfect for dress up, making pirate flags, and so much more. They’re also simple to dye on your own.
Camilla Valley Farm’s line of 2/16 worsted-spun wool yarns are some of the finest weaving yarns I have encountered. By fine I mean thin, but the term also applies to the quality. If you want to weave a traditional tartan, this is the yarn to use.