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Green cloth of a woven scarf. Is it Good Cloth?
Amanda Buckley

What Is Good Cloth?

When you come and sit down at your loom, what are you focused on? Are you obsessing over a perfectly balanced cloth? Perhaps you are

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Maurice Brassard Cotton Yarn
Laura Fry

Those Pesky Numbers

New weavers sometimes have a bit of a challenge coming to grips with the numbering systems used to identify their yarns, and Laura explains all the info needed to break down those pesky number counts.

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Janna Maria Vallee

Weaving Circles in Tapestry

The fifth article in the Building Confidence in Tapestry series shares helpful tips on how to approach and weave circles in your tapestry projects.

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Ashford E-Spinner 3
Felicia Lo

Choosing an E-Spinner

There are many options for e-spinners available now that fit every style of spinning and budget. Compare e-spinners to choose the best one for you.

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Janna Maria Vallee demonstrating weaving at the School of SweetGeorgia online tapestry course
Janna Maria Vallee

Tapestry Looms

In the second article of this Building Confidence in Tapestry series, we are talking about tapestry looms; what to look for, the pros and cons of the tapestry looms on the market today, as well as some great DIY options.

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Tapestry weavings by Janna Maria Vallee woven in Everlea Yarns for the School of SweetGeorgia
Janna Maria Vallee

What is Tapestry?

A series of tapestry weaving articles to accompany my video lessons so that I may offer more ways to support you in your tapestry journey. Within this series of articles, I hope to answer some of your questions about tapestry, contextualize some of my video lessons to offer different perspectives, and just talk more about how to be creative within the medium of tapestry.

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Schacht Baby Wolf Loom
Felicia Lo

How to Buy a Weaving Loom

Over the past couple of years, I’ve been asking many of you in this fibre arts community about what struggles and challenges you face. We

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SOS Twist Angle
Felicia Lo

Twist Gauge

Measuring the angle of twist in your yarn is a wonderful way to ensure consistency in your handspun yarns. Download our twist gauge here to measure the twist in your singles and plied yarns.

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