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Yarn to be used in a hand loom.

Love and Money Loom InstructionsLap weaving using the love and money looms does not involve any knitting or crocheting. A variety of different sized hexagonal looms were popular in the 70s and can be used by adults and children alike. Instructions can be found online at a variety of sites and at your local craft store.


circle weaving

Circle WeavingThis weaving project doesn't require any special materials or skills and is fun for kids and adults alike. This is a page about circle weaving.


Knifty Knitter

Using the Knifty Knitter Flower LoomThis is a page about using the Knifty Knitter flower loom yarn. A small loom that can help you quickly make flowers for project embellishments and to make other things.


The completed loom knit bag.

Loom Knit BagThere are many options for making things from a knit hat loom besides a hat. I found this fairly simple pattern to make a "purse" which could be used for a swimming bag (has holes for the wet swimming suit to dry) or for whatever purpose you might want to use it for.


Tennis Racket Weaving  - tie ends

Tennis Racket WeavingAn old tennis racket can become a work of art by weaving yarn through the netting. It could be used to display your pride of your team or family member.


Weaving Coconut Leaf Plates - repeat

Weaving Coconut Leaf PlatesIn Tahiti coconut palm leaves are woven into niau food plates for special occasions. The plates are made by weaving two sections of coconut fronds together.



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Making Your Own Knitwit Tool?With a precut wood circle from a craft store, headless nails and a dowel for the handle, you can make your own nitwit tool. This is a page about making your own knitwit tool.


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Weaving a Scarf on a Cardboard Loom?I want to make a scarf on a cardboard weaving loom using #4 yarn; that is how thick the yarn is. Can anyone show me how to make it?


Making a Hula Hoop Hat

Making a Hula Hoop HatThis is a page about making a Hula Hoop hat. Making a hat using this round or circular weaving style is fun for all ages.


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Making Cotton Weaving Loops for Potholders?How can I make cotton loops to weave potholders?


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Patterns for Easy Weave Afghans?Having cerebral palsy my crafting is limited, but I can do easy weave on fabric like the lasetta, bucilla, etc. to make afghans and pillows. I am looking for patterns. Would anyone have any they would share with me or know where I can get some for free?


woven palm fronds

Weaving Coconut Palm FrondsCoconut palm fronds can be woven into mats, hats, baskets, and other useful items. This is a page about weaving coconut palm fronds.


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Woven Yarn Placemat Pattern?Does anyone have pattern to make a placemat on a wooden frame w/nails in it? Then you use yarn and make an "X" pattern. I would appreciate any help.


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Making Rag Rug Potholders?I am looking for instructions to make a Crispina potholder rag rug like the one in image attached. These are made by Crispina. I would be grateful for instructions. Thank you so much.


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Lap Weaving Square Loom Patterns?Would any one have a pattern for a lap weaving square loom?


finished circle weaving

Circle Weaving With Zen Tangle BorderCircle weaving is so much fun and a great craft for you and your kids to do! I am going to use mine as a wall hanging, but if you use wool yarn you could use it as a trivet (acrylic will melt).


Tennis Racket Weaving  - finished woven J

Tennis Racket WeavingHere is a way to turn old tennis rackets into art displays.


Hula Hoop Hat

Hula Hoop HatWeave a hat using an extra small Hula Hoop and t-shirts. It's a fun way to recycle t-shirts.



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Joining Woven Potholders to Make Placemats?I am making potholders with a square loom. I want to make place mats with them, but I do not know how to put the squares together. I would appreciate any suggestions. Thank you.


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Weaving Coconut Palm Fronds?How can I make the leaves stronger and not brittle when I dry them and put varnish? Is it possible for me to put varnish on the leaves? Do I need to soak them in water and put them under the sun?


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Making Your Own Knitwit Tool?I wanted to make a project using the Knit Wit tool, however, everywhere I look they are sold out. Anyway I am looking at it online and it seems as though I should be able to make one. Does anyone have any ideas? Thanks.


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PDF Instructions for the Love and Money Hexagon Loom?I recently received a Love and Money hexagon loom and am wanting to find the original lap weaving instructions. Does anyone have a PDF for this?


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Love and Money Loom Instructions?If someone out there has a set of instructions that they would be willing to either copy and send to me or email it to me I would be so appreciative. I have somehow in moving numerous times lost mine. I have all of the looms, but I need a refresher course on how it's done, since I haven't made any since the 70s.


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