Weaving

A New Workshop on Doubleweave, or 8 is Great!

We were pretty proud to debut Jennifer Moore’s Doubleweave on a 4-Shaft Loom last year. Now we’re even prouder to launch her follow-up, Block Doubleweave on 8…

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Ask Madelyn: Irregular Denting Orders

The draft I am wanting to weave says to sley 22 ends per inch in an 8-dent reed. I have a 10-dent reed. How do I sley…

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WEAVING TRENDS

Weaving with Hagfish Slime

Hagfish, also known as slime eels, are fascinating creatures. These aquatic animals are known, perhaps most famously, for their ability to exude a mucus that when combined…

Ask Madelyn: Irregular Denting Orders

The draft I am wanting to weave says to sley 22 ends per inch in an 8-dent reed. I have a 10-dent reed. How do I sley…

Oops, Did I Just Learn Something? Warping Log Cabin on a Rigid-Heddle Loom

A few years ago, I went to Paris with my friend Amy on one of those inexpensive packages offered in late winter that includes four nights in…

Going to a Desert Isle? Take Weaving With You!

Planning a trip to an “uncharted desert isle”? To celebrate National Craft Month, we here at Interweave decided to have a little fun and post this question:…

Green Dye and Death

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up soon! Originally, I thought it might be fun to write about Donegal tweed in honor of the holiday, but then I…

Ask Madelyn: Winding Bobbins

I read in Allen Fannin’s book about how best to wind a bobbin. I wasn’t exactly certain what he meant, but it sounded like this: it’s best…

A New Workshop on Doubleweave, or 8 is Great!

We were pretty proud to debut Jennifer Moore’s Doubleweave on a 4-Shaft Loom last year. Now we’re even prouder to launch her follow-up, Block Doubleweave on 8…

The Downside of Having Looms in Two Places

It isn’t that easy to have looms in two places unless you are willing to create two weaving studios. Case in point: I currently have warps on…

The Downside of Having Looms in Two Places

It isn’t that easy to have looms in two places unless you are willing to create two weaving studios. Case in point: I currently have warps on…

Doubleweave Revised and Expanded

Some weave structures are so familiar to me that I can mull them over to my heart’s content when I can’t sleep at night. In contrast, every…

How to Weave With a Pin Loom

Weaving on a pin loom is easy and fun–once you know how to do it! If you’ve ever wanted to know how to weave with a pin…

Ask Madelyn: Rayon Chenille Fringe

I wove a scarf with rayon chenille warp and a silk/cotton weft. Now I have a chenille fringe that is raveling away. What would be the best way…

Tips for Overshot Weaving Success from Pattie Graver

Lots of people think that overshot must be a complicated 8-shafts-and-above weave structure, but that is far from true. Most overshot designs can be woven on 4-shafts,…

Taconic Tonic Scarf

Elisabeth Hill is a master of deflected doubleweave. I’ve seen her create truly astounding cloth on 4- and 8-shaft looms (as well as 12- and 16-shaft looms…

The Handspinner’s Advantage

Lucky is the weaver who spins! Handspinners have access to every fiber imaginable and can choose which of those fibers to use, what colors to make them,…

Ode to National Craft Month + New Blog Hop

All March long we celebrate National Craft Month and what our chosen passions have brought to our lives. It’s sometimes with great thought and sometimes on a…

All About the Teasel Hand

Throughout time, weavers have taken advantage of what they could in the natural world. They have used plants, animals, and, yes, even bugs to help them create…

Ask Madelyn: Multiple Projects on One Warp

I’ve looked through your archives, and can’t find this question answered, so thought I’d write you. Is there anything wrong with putting on one warp, and using…

M’s and O’s Infinity Hood

I love a good hood. A beautifully styled hood evokes images of simple glamour and Audrey Hepburn. Add a pair of fabulous cat-eye sunglasses and you’re good…

Random Design Thoughts about Loom Theory 2018

Lately, I’ve been thinking about how hard it can be to create random weaving designs. I’ve found this to be true when threading a mixed warp, with…