Free Handweaving Drafts and Patterns
Hand weaving patterns for making blankets and throws.
Patterns and instructions for sewing clothing using hand woven cloth.
Patterns and how to information about making handwoven rugs and mats, rag rugs, wall hangings.
Free weaving patterns for making table linens, table cloths, runners, placemats, napkins.
Weaving patterns for making tea towels, bath towels, face cloths.
A selection of weaving drafts: 4 shaft, 8 shaft looms and more.
Broken twill and skip twill weaving drafts.
Cat’s Paw and Snail’s Trail Draft
A traditional overshot pattern of cat’s stepping over a snail’s trail.
Basket Weave Draft
Both 4 and 6 shaft versions of basket weave.
Christmas tree ornaments using an easy corduroy draft.
Crackle weave using Foxfibre cottons.
Finnish Lace Block Throw
A pattern for a throw woven in organic Foxfibre cotton.
Dimity Cord weaving draft.
Double Width Weaving
How to weave a project, twice the width of your loom.
A weaving draft on Finnweave pickup.
Hemp, Huck and Leno Lace
A hammock woven with hemp yarn and huck lace design.
Star of David
A few versions of drafts for weaving a Star of David design.
Summer and Winter
The 4 shaft version of summer/winter gives 2 blocks of colour. Treadling in pairs yields a
birds-eye background, while treadling as singles gives an effect similar to dukagang or
Summer Winter Placemats
Tapestry artist, Kaija Rautiainen developed this Twill Tapestry technique based on a Finnish
style of double cloth.
Whig Rose Draft
A Colonial overshot pattern woven rose fashion.
Sandra designed these stunning 8 shaft advancing twill scarves using 30/2 silk and ramie blend
Huck and Basket Weave Draft
Marina likes to use an 8 shaft huck and basket weave draft to create a thermal type of baby
Marina O’Connor shows how to make “shrinky dink” fabrics and other 3 dimensional effects.
Valentine heart weaving draft.
An incredible archive of over 50,000 weaving drafts.
Eva’s Weaving Drafts
A nice collection of weaving drafts: shadow weave, Moorman technique Inlay, summer winter, huck lace, twills.
Japanese Weaving Patterns
This is a Japanese yarn company website with links to weaving patterns and drafts in pdf format.
Woolery Weaving Patterns
The Woolery has a selection of free weaving patterns for rigid heddle, 4 harness and inkle looms.
AMAZON Hand Weaving Books
Weaving on a Little Loom (Everything you need to know to get started with weaving, includes 5 simple projects
The Key to Weaving: A Textbook of Hand Weaving for the Beginning Weaver
The Weaver’s Companion (The Companion Series)
Learning to Weave
The Big Book of Weaving: Handweaving in the Swedish Tradition: Techniques, Patterns, Designs and Materials
The Handweaver’s Pattern Directory
A Weaver’s Book of 8-Shaft Patterns: From the Friends of Handwoven
Krokbragd: How to Design & Weave
Last Updated on April 12, 2021 by Paivi Suomi