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How Long Does It Take to Spin and Knit a Sweater

How long does it take to knit a jumper? […]

Handweaving Information

Cardboard Looms How to make a loom with a cardboard box

Baby Blankets Weaving patterns and ideas for handwoven baby blankets.

Clasped Weft How to weave using Clasped weft weaving technique.

Computers and Looms Did you know that that computers and looms are related?

You Tube – Lego Loom

Counterbalance Looms How to […]

Ladder Hem Stitch Finish

How to make a ladder hem stitch finish on your handwoven […]

Woolly Dogs

Woolly Dogs, the use of wool dogs in First Nations weaving […]

Cedar Bark Weaving

Cedar Bark weaving on the west coast of British Columbia […]

Conversion Tables

Conversion tables for knitting, crochet, reed sizes, weaving setts […]

A Visit to a Hemp Farm in Canada

Growing Hemp in the Kootenays

Hemp used to be a crop that was grown in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. The Douhkobors and other settlers grew both hemp and flax and processed it for their clothing. In a previous article, I have mentioned that in Canada, hemp is again legal to grow for […]

The Doukhobors and their Weaving

The Doukhobors and their Weaving heritage […]

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