Making woven braids, narrow bands, ply-split braiding, cords, tablet weaving.
Information about making kumihimo braids.
Double Slot Rigid Heddle
The Saami and others in Scandinavia wove belts with complex designs using a double hole rigid heddle.
Linda Hendrickson’s site is full of info on ply-split braiding, tablet weaving, cords and kits.
Once you’ve mastered the basics of Sprang, you can also do patterns.
Phiala’s web pages show examples of ply-split braids.
From Phiala’s site, a project for making a Sprang bag.
A Swedish site featuring braid weaving supplies.
A great resource list for weaving braids and bands of all types.
Sami Band Weaving
Paivatar Tablet Weaving Cards
Look for my Paivatar tablet weaving cards in my shop on Etsy.
AMAZON – Band Weaving Books
Weaving Patterned Bands: How to Create and Design with 5, 7, and 9 Pattern Threads
Handwoven Tape: Understanding and Weaving Early American and Contemporary Tape
Norwegian Pick-Up Bandweaving
Weaving Bands: Woven bands / Table Bands / Plaited Bands / Insertion Bands
Last Updated on April 23, 2021 by Paivi Suomi