Welcome to the crafty side of my life. Here I'll be musing about projects I'm working on, and the creative process around them. Oh, and there will be occasional bouts of cooking, photography, and poetry, too.
Friday, June 23, 2017
A tip for tying onto the front apron rod in weaving
I don't know where I picked this tip up, but I'd like to thank that person. Tonight I tied my warp onto the front apron rod of the loom, and I remembered the tip I had heard to swap the edge threads in the sections when I'm tying on. Like so:
Why? When you go to weave the header, look how quickly the warp arranges itself into place!!
Header woven, ready to go. And very little waste of warp. I love this trick.