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« on: November 17, 2006 02:32:53 PM »

I built myself a warp-weighted loom so  I could learn how to weave. I got some basic directions on how to set up the warp but wondered if anyone has ever used this type of loom before and, if so, could give me any tips or advice? thanks!
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2006 05:01:29 PM »

I don't know much about it. I think there's a picture of one on Malarkycrafts.com. He uses it for tablet weaving. What are you using it for? I've been thinking of using weights because of the twist that builds up with tablet weaving but I haven't gotten to the fishing store.
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« Reply #2 on: December 22, 2006 11:30:52 AM »

This is why I have almost filled up my links.... I keep stuff like this around....

And jsut as a funky aside, if you ever watch "Roar", they have a warp weighted loom in the background of a number of episodes. heath ledger....... mmmmmm....
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« Reply #3 on: January 18, 2007 11:25:23 AM »

I'd recommend Marta Hoffman's The Warp-Weighted Loom.  Remember that you have to weave top to bottom, which can be a bit disconcerting at first.

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