Assembling the Toika Siru

To match the brand new loom, I will of course also show you the assembly of the Toika Siru. Mister was kind enough to set up Schiffchenschieber and I was able to take pictures - great division of labor for us 🙂 Assembling the Toika Siru The Toika Siru also comes with illustrated, wordless instructions in black and white. There are also videos of the assembly on the website. Hm. Difficult. Unfortunately Continue reading...

Weaving news December 2020

It's very Christmassy - including news from weaving in December 2020. My advent calendar project with yarn from fru valborg is finally starting. It is now a ceiling as a double weave. News from weaving December 2020 Article: Museumsweberei Meldorf - Preserving historical fabrics The weaving tradition Tweed threatened to disappear until Nike called - series such as Sherlock Holmes and Downtown Continue reading...

Color and weave weavealong or color experiments on the rigid heddle loom

Tien Chiu from warpandweave and Janet Dawson from Weaving with Janet Dawson invited to the Color and weave weavealong, intended for the loom. But I was very interested in the topic of color and so I signed up. A group of #teamrigidheddleloom quickly formed, who transferred the pattern of the coasters to the gate comb frame. Since I still Continue reading...

Calculate warp and weft

Today I will explain to you how to calculate the required amount of yarn for warp and weft. You are planning a new project, a scarf, table runner, fabric for a piece of clothing and you have a special thread in the stash and you don’t know whether it’s enough or not? Then you can either dare or quickly open a quick calculation and Continue reading...