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Have you used a temple?

And I am not talking about religion here. Ask a weaver this question, and they will understand you immediately. A temple, or a stretcher, is used to prevent the edges of the weaving to curl up while weaving. 24 more words

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Live and learn

Look at how the orange stripes are gone in the black and white version! I usually take a bnw photo of yarn when I plan a new project, to understand how the selected threads will blend and work in fabric. 27 more words

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Dressing the loom, part 3

All 865 threads in. And I started slaying the reed! I can now see the orange and blue stripes shaping up.

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And to a new project

The first step in any new weaving project, after planning and securing the yarn, is winding the warp.
The warp is the yarn that serves as the basis for weaving. 46 more words

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