Saturday, January 1, 2011

A Day in the Life of Looms 2011

This is a wonderful tradition started by Meg.

Here is my clutch of looms, taken about seven this morning.

The Louet Hollandia (Hannah) 8 shafts/14 treadles has on a towel warp in 8/2 cotton that was just started yesterday.


The Louet Delta (Hey Baby!) 8 shafts/10 treadles has on the last of the endless pillowcase warp in 20/2 cotton. Just finished and waiting for cut off.


I have some warp left over so I'm thinking about weaving just a little more for decorative hems for more pillowcases. Haven't decided if I want to torture myself longer or not.

The Glimakra Julia (Julia surprise,surprise) 4/6 CM set-up has the start of more Prayer Flags.


The little Schacht inkle loom is collecting dust, but I really want to get it out and do some little bands for towel tabs.

That about covers my loom herd for this year. Anyone with a loom can join in and flash their looms! Sue at Life Looms Large has her looms up here.

Miss Bea is the loom room snooperviser today. Happy New Year!



5 comments:

  1. Looms and dogs....what could be better! (I guess I shot my photos too early to interest Bailey....hard to tear him away from guarding the bird feeders from squirrels!)

    Happy 2011!

    Sue

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  2. As my sister says, HNY2U. Is it OK to include you in my loop?

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  3. You've got some great projects going there! I'm glad you included Ms. Bea in the inventory!

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  4. Hey Miss Bea! Thanks for sharing the photos of your looms. Very nice, especially that Delta loom!!! There's a beauty to looms that comes from the blending of technology, machinery and real wood. Awesome!

    Judy

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