Rigid Heddle Weaving Drafts
A description of how to convert a 4 shaft draft plan to a rigid heddle loom.
Bands, Belts and Braids
Weaving narrow bands or braids has endless possibilities.
Patterns and project ideas that you can make on a beadloom.
Cardboard Box Loom Project
You don’t need expensive equipment to weave. A flat piece of cardboard or a cardboard box can easily turn into a loom that you can weave mug rugs, placemats or intricate tapestries on.
An ever growing list of resources for inkle loom weaving.
Instructions for using a Lucet to make braiding.
Rigid Heddle Samples
Kat Waltohttps://www.allfiberarts.com/2011/n has woven these samples to demonstrate the variety that is possible with just 2 shafts and a small loom.
What you can do with a piece of cardboard and some pins.
Rigid Heddle Warping Picture Show
Instructions on how to warp a rigid heddle loom.
Saami Band Weaving
The Saami are known for their intricate and colourful weaving of narrow bands, for use as belts and decorative edgings.
Places to find used looms, weaving and spinning equipment of all sizes.
Aarhus Weaving Center
Rigid heddle looms are great for children or beginners to learn about weaving.
Ashford Handicrafts Ltd.
Inke looms are small and portable, used for making narrow warp-faced braids.
Basic Tablet Weaving
Sarah provides excellent instructions on how to do tablet weaving using an old set of playing cards.
C. Cactus Flower Miniature Looms
C. Cactus Flower Miniature Looms are designed specifically for weaving Navajo style rugs in miniature. Available in two sizes-the mini and the maxi-they have a unique tensioning system plus enable you to warp up right on the loom.
Birch ribbon reeds, rigid heddles, flat shuttles, wood and paper tablet weaving supplies from Sweden.
Eloomanation has a great source of free downloadable vintage patterns for small looms, Weavit, Loomette.
Halcyon Yarns cardweaving kit is suitable for children and beginners. It contains 24 cardweaving cards, a shuttle and yarn.
by Joan Koster–educator, anthropologist, artist and weaver.
Hand Weaving Company
This family run business in Wales produces weaving sticks, peg looms, corkwork bobbins and lucets.
Harrisville Designs has award-winning friendly loom products designed for children, including peg looms, tapestry and lap looms.
Lambs Ear Farm carries a selection of Beka Inkle and Rigid heddle looms.
Ri’illa Weave Loom-less Weaving
Rita Curry Porter and Priscilla Curry Hale have developed a finger weaving technique for making complete garments, gloves and shoes.
Twist – Tablet Weavers’ International Studies and Techniques is an international group of tablet weavers who promote the appreciation of tablet weaving.
A new book that features 16 projects using a Weave-it or other small loom.
Band Loom Weaving Books
Tape Loom Weaving… Simplified
Handwoven Tape: Understanding and Weaving Early American and Contemporary Tape
Norwegian Pick-Up Bandweaving
The Weaver’s Inkle Pattern Directory: 400 Warp-Faced Weaves
Band. Vävda Band, Brickband, Flätade Band Och Pinnband Av Ull, Lin Och Bomull / Weaving Bands: Woven Bands / Table Bands / Plaited Bands / Insertion Bands
Väva I Bandgrind
Tablet Weaving Books
Step by Step Tablet Weaving: an Introduction to the Art of Creative Tablet Weaving [Illustrated in color]
The Techniques of Tablet Weaving
Der Zauber des Brettchenwebens / Tablet Weaving Magic
Weaving With Small Appliances – Book II – Tablet Weaving
The History and Method of Tablet Weaving
Ecclesiastical Pomp & Aristocratic Circumstance: A Thousand Years of Brocaded Tabletwoven Bands
Rigid Heddle Weaving Books
The Weaver’s Idea Book: Creative Cloth on a Rigid Heddle Loom
Handwoven Home: Weaving Techniques, Tips, and Projects for the Rigid-Heddle Loom
Color & Texture for the Rigid Heddle Loom: A Study in Yarn Selection for Weavers
Weaving Made Easy Revised and Updated: 17 Projects Using a Rigid-Heddle Loom
WeaveKnitWear: Simply Fabulous Clothing and Accessories for Rigid Heddle (and Other) Weavers