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The Tapestry Of Hope

See the seamstress sewing
The rich tapestry of hope
With threads that weft and warp through life
Across the woven slope

With silks of gold and silver… 16 more words


Weaving Calculations -- Plain Weave on a Rigid Heddle or Floor Loom

Weaving calculations — a PITA or a necessary evil?  Fear not, my young Padawan, for I will do my best to show you a methodical way of keeping your project & mind (mostly) organized so that you can fly through the calculations quickly & accurately and onto the fun stuff — weaving! 1,371 more words


My Summer Project - a Double Double Weave

This summer was glorious, hot and sunny for the most part.  In between enjoying the sunshine, travel, spending time with family and friends and guild activities, I spent my spare time playing with my summer project.   498 more words



Hey all hope everyone is good? This is just a quick post about my afternoon of weaving…

When I was at the fibre-east festival I brought a lateral weaving loom which I thought would be a good thing to have so that I can do some weaving at home…. 109 more words

You Asked For It - Cutting Out a Pattern

Learning to cut out your pattern is where it all begins. Good fabric is expensive, and it’s important to know how to cut it to minimize how much you use. 3,155 more words

Weft Choices

My Weaving “Refresher” class starts tomorrow. I ordered some Treenway Silks skeins to consider as weft. Of course they are all beautiful colors but the question is which one will work best for my dyed warp. 42 more words