What is damask?

What is damask?

  I do not remember where I was or how old I was, but I was a very little girl. I was sitting on two pillows at a large table. Grown-ups were talking, laughing and making cheers, the table cloth was white as snow and it had this beautiful white on white shiny...
Weaver’s knot – a tutorial

Weaver’s knot – a tutorial

“You actually don’t know how to make the weaver’s knot?” The production boss stared at me surprised and smiled mockingly. I was embarassed, three years ago I had passed the Norwegian weaving exam which lasted for six whole days and I was a...
Oh no, a broken warp thread!

Oh no, a broken warp thread!

Oh no, a broken warp thread! It is always annoying and time consuming when warp threads break, and as a newbie it is easy to feel a bit helpless. In this post I will explain how I fix broken warp threads. There are other approaches that work very well, but I like and...