Susan E. Horton

Hack Your Rigid-Heddle Weaving Studio

You may want to add these seven easy to find items to your weaving equipment stash.

Bespoke Inkle Bands

I enjoyed having a plan in mind for my inkle bands as I wove them, and I find that’s often the case in weaving; an end purpose makes it more fun and interesting.

The Well-Dressed Pup Collar

Using the commercial collar as her example, Elisabeth Hill found the necessary hardware online and then designed an inkle loom for her proud pup Fiona.

Adventures in Direct Warping a Rigid-Heddle Loom

Susan prefers to direct warp when weaving on the rigid-heddle loom, and will go to great lengths to avoid during otherwise. Here she recounts a few times when direct warping was anything but.

Challenge Yourself With Weaving Parameters

I would like to have a set of handwoven placemats that match my everyday dishes. I have been using store-bought placemats for the past 25 years, and for almost that entire time, I have been thinking about weaving placemats of my own design.

Make Magical Potholder Designs with the Potholder Wizard

If you have a potholder loom lying around, then you'll LOVE this free weaving software from Harrisville Designs called the Potholder Pattern Wizard!

Weaving While Watching Sara Bixler

Sometimes what you get from a course isn’t part of the course.

Sara Bixler, an Inspired Weaver

Sara Bixler has been one of our cherished contributors for a while, and there are very good reasons for that.

Reader’s Gallery: Pin-Loom Scarves and Shawls

In this, seventh and last post of Reader’s Gallery scarves and shawls, I concentrated on pin-loom and continuous-strand weaving.

Call for Submissions for Little Looms Holiday 2021!

There's no time like the present to start planning for the holidays in ...2021! Take my word for it, Little Looms Holiday 2021 will be here before you know it!

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