A large range of weaving yarns, looms, tapestry frames, shuttles and other essential tools for the weaver.
We supply weaving products from Louet, Schacht, Glimakra or Ashford and any of those not listed can be ordered in especially for you. Special order spinning and weaving
items not included on this website take between 4-6 weeks and we will require a 10%
deposit for these non-stock items. Please telephone: 01483 565800 for
A piece of cloth can be woven on a simple loom
using basic weaving techniques.
Cloth is created by passing a yarn (the weft) under and over
another yarn (the warp) which is suspended across a frame.
A more complex cloth (such as the weaving in our photograph) is created on a loom which
has multiple shafts. These shafts lift and divide segments
of the warp to create a gap (the shed) so that the yarns create
a pattern. Our Fact File page on Choosing a
Loom may help to explain the differences between the
A book may help you to choose a loom or to learn
more about the various methods of weaving (see
Weaving Books), as will snippets from the internet. A
visit to the web site for
of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers may also be
useful. Find out more about
Yarns, Knitting and Weaving >