Used Looms, Spinning Wheels, Carders and Weaving Tools
Here are some places to find used looms, spinning wheels, skein winders and other weaving and handspinning tools.
Apple Hollow Farm
Apple Hollow has an interesting collection of antique wheels and looms.
Fiber Equipment and Barter Page
A good barter/swap/trade site if you are looking for used looms, wheels or yarns.
A site for on-line auctions and classified listings of fiber art related items.
Homestead Weaving Studio
Homestead Weaving Studio has a nice selection of gently used looms, carders and other supplies for the weaver or spinner.
Opalessence – Used Weaving/Spinning Equipment
Opalessence has a good selection of used looms and spinning wheels.
Spinners’ and Weavers’ Housecleaning Pages
A page devoted to the resale of gently used spinning, weaving and handknitting equipment, yarns and fibres.
The Loom Exchange
Some wonderful finds for used looms and equipment in the UK.
Janet Meany has an excellent resource library of manuals for historic looms.
Weavers Guild of Boston
The Weavers Guild of Boston lists used looms and other equipment in their classifieds section.
Rigid Heddle Weaving Books
The Weaver’s Idea Book: Creative Cloth on a Rigid Heddle Loom
Handwoven Home: Weaving Techniques, Tips, and Projects for the Rigid-Heddle Loom
Color & Texture for the Rigid Heddle Loom: A Study in Yarn Selection for Weavers
Weaving Made Easy Revised and Updated: 17 Projects Using a Rigid-Heddle Loom
WeaveKnitWear: Simply Fabulous Clothing and Accessories for Rigid Heddle (and Other) Weavers
The Key to Weaving: A Textbook of Hand Weaving for the Beginning Weaver
The Weaver’s Companion (The Companion Series)
Learning to Weave
The Big Book of Weaving: Handweaving in the Swedish Tradition: Techniques, Patterns, Designs and Materials
The Handweaver’s Pattern Directory
A Weaver’s Book of 8-Shaft Patterns: From the Friends of Handwoven
Krokbragd: How to Design & Weave
Doubleweave: On Four to Eight Shafts
Double Weave: Theory and Practice<
Magic of Doubleweave: The Best of Weaver’s (Best of Weaver’s series)
Weaving In the Arts: Widening the Learning Circle
DIY Woven Art: Inspiration and Instruction for Handmade Wall Hangings, Rugs, Pillows and More!
>On the Loom: A Modern Weaver’s Guide