A Tale of Two Scarves

Two rigid-heddle woven scarves, one plain weave and one twill, showcase just a few of the incredible options you have on the rigid-heddle loom.

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Catenpile Tutorial and Project

Learn the catenpile technique for embellishing handwoven cloth on the loom with this subscriber-exclusive tutorial and project.

You Can Weave a Silk Scarf on a Rigid-Heddle Loom

Stephanie Flynn Sokolov’s gorgeous Silk Scarf from the Handwoven Loom Theory: Rigid-Heddle Scarf Collection proves that silk and rigid-heddle looms go together like warp and weft. Here's what she has to say about her beautiful design.

Upgrade Your Bandweaving Tools

Looking for new tools to make bandweaving easier on your body or simply more efficient? Here are some tools with ergonomic benefits that bandweavers have used for centuries.

Loom Guide: Rigid-Heddle Looms

If you’re planning to buy a rigid-heddle loom, it can seem overwhelming. Use this hand-dandy loom guide to help you pick out the rigid-heddle loom that is right for you!

Clasped-Warp Weaving

Direct warping on a rigid-heddle loom seems to be made for clasped-warp weaving. As Robin shows, all you need is a warping peg, two warp yarns, and some creativity to design with the clasped-warp technique.

10 Small-Loom Weaving Things I’d Rather Do Than Stand in Line on Black Friday

The worst day weaving is still better than the best Black Friday spent fighting the crowds in the hopes of getting a deal.

Memories are Made from Potholder Looms

Think weaving with potholder looms is just for kids? Think again! Long Thread Media cofounder Linda Ligon opines on the virtues of these small and deceptively simple looms.

A Trio of Techniques: Leno Lace, Brooks Bouquet, and Danish Medallions

Learn how to do Leno lace, Brooks bouquet, and Danish medallions on the rigid-heddle loom. With these hand-manipulated techniques you can take your designs to the next level.

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Pick It Up: Learn Patterning for 2 Pick-Up Sticks

Sara Goldenberg White shares her tips, tricks, and best practices for using 2 pick-up sticks on the rigid-heddle loom.