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The Weaver’s Idea Book: Creative Cloth on a Rigid Heddle Loom

January 20th 2011

This is a great book which explores the possibilities of the rigid heddle.  It covers plain weaves (which don’t have to be terribly plain!), laces, finger manipulated and pickup weaves, warp and weft faced fabrics as well as weaving with two heddles. Each section has numerous examples, with colour photographs of the weavings.  There are […]

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The Best of Weavers: Huck Lace

January 13th 2011

This beautiful book was out of print for a long time and copies were very, very expensive!  However, it’s been re-released and is much more reasonable now.  My copy arrived just a couple of days ago and I have spent hours looking at it already. This book provides a good foundation of the hows and […]

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