A new pattern for rigid heddle weavers; overshot in polychrome

A new pattern for rigid heddle weavers; overshot in polychrome

A new print-at-home weaving pattern for rigid heddle weavers; overshot in polychrome; weaving class wrap-up.

Storing handwoven table linens

Storing handwoven table linens

Read about Kate's method for storing handwoven tabletop textiles and an update on her newest weaving pattern for rigid heddle weavers.

We’re runnin’ on the sun!

We’re runnin’ on the sun!

Our new solar array (YAY!), sewing with handwoven fabrics, and a new print-at-home pattern for rigid heddle weavers.

Sewing pattern progression; in praise of plain weave

Sewing pattern progression; in praise of plain weave

Evolution of a sewing pattern for handwoven fabric. What's on Kate's floor loom, and rigid heddle weaving.

A bit of sunny weaving on the rigid heddle

A bit of sunny weaving on the rigid heddle

Hello, friends. The rigid heddle loom and I continue to spend time together here in South Carolina. A little bit of Maysville 8/4 cotton carpet warp and a bin of quilting fabric scraps can keep one busy for a very long time! The sampling that I've done on the rigid heddle may, with any luck, [...]

New, free weaving pattern to share: “Quarantine Coasters”

New, free weaving pattern to share: “Quarantine Coasters”

Weave a set of simple mug rugs using fabric scraps and my free PDF pattern and instructions.

Sampling on the rigid heddle

Sampling on the rigid heddle

Hello, friends. I hope all is well with you and your families and that you're safe at home. I continue to reside in SC with my parents. I am grateful for tools like "Zoom" and FaceTime to keep in touch with my husband, my boys, and my sister and her family. The rigid heddle loom [...]

A big piece on a little loom

A big piece on a little loom

Hello, friends. I continue to reside in South Carolina with my parents, where I have been since March 9,  lending assistance to my parents who are navigating a serious health matter. In between grocery store runs, doctor appointments, and vigorous handwashing, I have been working on a rigid heddle loom. My most recently  woven pieces [...]