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« on: June 03, 2008 02:17:26 PM »

Sooo I wanna learn to weave now. haha XD I had a quick question though and thought I would start here. I did a search for what I wanna ask and didn't find anything so if I have missed my answers sorry... >.<; lol I've recently started spinning my own yarn and now want to learn to weave stuff with it but I so can't afford a weaving loom! Is there any way I could build my own loom? I would like to have a look big enough to maybe make a shawl on. I'm so envious right now of all you loom owning people! lol Thanks for any help you can give me.
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« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2008 08:50:55 AM »

A simple frame (non heddle) loom is easy to make, just a few pieces of lumber a little larger than you want your finished piece and finishing nails to hold your warp.

I know there are plans in cyber space for making your own harness loom.

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« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2008 08:58:51 AM »

http://www.hallnet.com/Weave.html

http://www.bobscrafts.com/bobstuff/2-h-loom.htm

http://www.scouting.org.za/bp4life/kit6-2.html

Or there is the tri-loom you can make:
http://www.scouting.org.za/bp4life/kit6-2.html
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