Valentine Heart Weaving draft woven on 6 shafts
Log Cabin -Weaving Drafts patterns
A weaving draft for twill and tabby towels, woven with hemp yarns
A weaving pattern for a pillow woven using a doubleweave technique.
A pattern for making a coiled basket using Fantti wool yarn.
Handiscola – an EU funded project to teach historic Finnish textile crafts.
How much yarn do you need to weave the pile for a rya rug? To answer this question, you will need to know: 1 – How long do you want the pile of the rya rug to be? 2 – How many rya threads are you going to tie per knot? 3 – How wide … Continue reading “Rya Rug Yarn Calculations”
The Finnish Rya is made of knotted wool(with about a 1 – 1.5 inch pile), tied to a handwoven fabric backing. The special rya backing is woven using linen warp and wool weft. The backing is woven with spacing to allow the rya knots to be tied or sewn in. Some shifting of the weft … Continue reading “Rya Rug Stitching Instructions”