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Grene Braided Edge Finish

Grene Band Warp

Grene rugs and blankets were a traditional style of blanket woven by the Saami on warp weighted looms. They were made of hand spun wool. The top edge of the blanket had a braid that was woven using a Saami weaving reed. The weft threads of the braid were the ends of the lengths […]

How to Weave with a Beaivi Sami Loom Video

A You Tube video demonstrating how to weave using a Sami 2 hole weaving reed – The Beaivi Loom. […]

Sami Rigid Heddle Weaving Patterns

Weaving patterns for the 2 hole rigid heddle loom […]

How to Warp a Beaivi Weaving Loom

To put a warp onto a Beaivi Sami weaving loom is a fairly simple process. I use my warping board that is attached to the back of my loom to measure the warp – similar to preparing a warp for any other loom. While I am measuring the warp, I thread the Beaivi loom […]

Pickup Pattern for a Rigid Heddle Loom No 68

Sami Weaving Pattern – Zig zag. […]

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