>

Weaving Patterns - Rugs

Hand woven rugs for the floor, or used as a wall hanging, made with rags, with wool roving, linen, cotton, wool yarns.

hemp wool rug

Yak and Karakul Rug
As part of her COE in Handspinning, Gwen Powell spun a thick yarn of yak and karakul and knotted a rug inspired by nautical knots.

Fleece Preparation
Ingrid provides instructions for preparing fleece to be woven into rugs.

Navajo Rug Weaver
This site explains the geometry of weaving Navajo rugs and includes online design software.

Rag Rug Instructions
Instructions for making rag rugs: 1885-1929.

Wagon Wheel Rugs
You can weave a circular rug using a bicycle tire or a hula hoop.

Wool Roving Rug
Warm up your toes on this easy-to-weave rug, made with wool roving as weft.

Paper Wall Hanging
Do you have left-over gift wrap? You can put it to creative use with this easy-to-weave wall hanging.

You Tube – Navajo Rug Weaving

EBay Watch – Wool Rug Yarn

 

Ebay Finds

- Current price: $35.00 - Auction

- Current price: $50.00 - Auction

- Current price: $34.89

- Current price: $35.00 - Auction

- Current price: $35.00 - Auction

- Current price: $20.07

Comments are closed.

This page last edited on September 3, 2017

by


All Fiber Arts by Paivi Suomi is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

Advertisements

This website contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on the links. This helps to cover the costs of keeping this website alive. Thank you for your support.

Interweave Videos

Interweave Kits

Beading, Crochet, Jewelry, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing and Craft
  • Sashiko: Japanese Hand Stitching for Beginners (Prairie du Sac, WI)
    Sashiko (literally “little stabs”) is a form of decorative reinforcement stitching (or functional embroidery) from Japan. Traditionally used to reinforce points of wear or to repair worn places or tears...
  • Origami Fabric Cranes (Coupeville, WA)
    Combine origami and basic hand sewing to make a beautiful fabric crane. Fabric Cranes are folded and sewn using a simple running stitch. When stuffed with a little dried lavender or other botanicals, they...
  • Anchorage Retreat (Newport, Nova Scotia, Canada)
    A creative weekend with Nova Scotian artists Deedee Morris, Judith Brannen and Alissa Kloet along with yoga instructor Linda Thieu. Take time to reconnect with yourself and your discover creative instincts....
  • Improvisational Stitching (Philadelphia, PA)
    Stitching is a uniquely textural and versatile form of mark-making. Explore its potential as textile art in a welcoming community environment. Learn over twenty basic embroidery stitches, fabric collage,...