A selection of stories, fairy tales and mythology about weaving.
Blonde and the Cute Sheep
A humorous sheep joke, submitted by one of our members.
Fairy tales often feature weavers and spinners with powers of wisdom and ingenuity.
Ancient mythological tales about weaving and spinning.
A humorous tale by Peter Collingwood, who was inspired to write this having seen a loom advertised “complete with shuffles”.
There are some delightful stories about weaving at this site, including one about the lowly flax plant.
No Ordinary Blanket
A touching story about how a blanket can become part of our lives.
Weaving Words for the Web-Weary
Peter Collingwood travels to Sweden and tells of his visit to a belting factory.
Last Updated on July 26, 2021 by Paivi Suomi