Fabric · Pattern · Weaving

Inkle looming

Over Easter I had the chance to work with an inkle loom. An inkle loom makes narrow (less than 6cm) very strong bands of weaving. Very 70's I found patterns to sew inkle bands together to make some pretty psychedelic rugs. The warp is on a loop around the loom, tied to its adjacent thread.… Continue reading Inkle looming

Fabric · Weaving

Painted weaving

This is my first piece of weaving, all finished and off the loom. As you can see I got progressively tighter as I went along, starting at a 1:1 ratio for each half pattern repeat and ending around a 1:2. Unfortunate, but I might be able to use that in whatever I end up making… Continue reading Painted weaving