An Anglo-Saxon Cyrtel

Very little direct evidence of women’s costume in Anglo-Saxon England survives from the period. Most of what we know of the garment shape...

My Exercise Wheel

So here is my exercise wheel: You saw it before in my video on YouTube. I took it apart and reconfigured it using better wood for the...

Sectional Warping Disasters

I think it is me. I mean, the idea of sectional warping a loom isn't that hard. For those not familiar with the term, some looms have...

Textiles: Perception and Pricing

This post is not to complain or to whine. It is not to get you to buy one if my scarves on Etsy (but if you want to, that would be...

Time Travel

I am a time traveler. It is 1400 BC in Egypt. I taste the flax as I spin it into linen yarn. My yarn is fine, the moisture from my mouth...

Loom switch-up

I don't think of myself as a short person. Granted my feet don't reach the floor when sitting at the kitchen table. And strange bathrooms...