Discover the joys of weaving beautiful projects for your home with the rigid heddle loom, including techniques, tips, tricks and projects.
Home is where the heart is, why not adorn it with something beautiful and handmade? This book will give you the tools and techniques you need to weave custom textiles for every room of your home. Learn how to make multiple towels a weaver's favourite all the same size, how to create a sturdy rug and more. All of these projects plus placemats, runners, tablecloths, trivets, pillows, curtains, throws and even shower curtains can all be made on a rigid heddle loom with little sewing, shaping and loom waste.
Home decor makes great gifts, and from a weaver's perspective, they are fun and efficient to make. You can put on long warps to weave multiple projects, changing up each one to create something truly unique. Weaving for your home means that you can create a runner that perfectly fits the dimensions of your dining room table and then create custom placemats and napkins to go with coordinating the colours of your room.
About the Author
- Includes 20+ projects for the rigid heddle loom the most popular loom on the market!
- Projects for the home are a natural fit with the rigid heddle loom simple squares and rectangles with little finishing make great towels, mats, runners, rugs and more.
Liz has made yarn her life. The author of Weaving Made Easy,
Liz is a veteran of DIY programming both in front of and behind the camera. She has made numerous appearances on PBS, HGTV and DIY networks. Liz teaches weaving and spinning workshops across the country. Her new DVD 'Life After Warping'
was released in the fall of 2013. She publishes rigid heddle loom patterns under the brand Yarnworker and works as a content marketing consultant to the yarn industry.