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Finnish Textiles - Finnweave

Here are some examples of Finnish weaving techniques of Double weave Pickup and Takana.

Finnweave pickup
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29″ x 40”

Warp: 2 ply wool

Sett: 32 epi

Weft: 2 ply wool

16 ppi

Tantrika2 – Double Weave Pick Up
Tantrika shows how to weave the double weave pickup technique.

Finnweave (Takana)

takana weave

Warp: 2 ply wool

Sett: 24 epi

Weft: 2 ply wool

12 ppi

Doubleweave Pickup
A lovely example of how to do double weave pickup

Flugga Crafts and Weaving
Examples of finnweave

Backstrap Weaving and Finnweave
An inspirational blog about Finnweave and backstrap weaving.

Finnweave Pickup Weaving draft

More Finnish Textiles:

Wall Hangings

Doubleweave Pickup

Rya

Wall Hangings

Weaving Books: Projects

The Treasure Chest of Swedish Weaving
Complete pattern drafts for rugs, curtain, table cloths, towels, bedspreads.
UK: Treasure Chest of Swedish Weaving

Favorite Scandinavian Projects to Weave: 45 Stylish Designs for the Modern Home
A collection of 45 different furnishing textiles: colorful blankets, fanciful table runners, classic curtains, and embroidered hand towels.
UK: Favorite Scandinavian Projects to Weave

EBay Watch – Weaving Looms

 

Ebay Finds

Crystal Palace Mikado Yarn Gr8 4 Scarf Shawls 2677 Orange Loom Knit Crochet - Current price: $6.00

Queensland Collection Maldive Tweed Yarn 05 Granite Gray Loom Knit Crochet - Current price: $6.00

Plans to build a 4-Harness Table Loom for about $50 - Current price: $13.50

Phildar Phil Crochet 100% Cotton Yarn Color Choice Loom Knit Crochet Free Ship - Current price: $5.00

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