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Weaving and Spinning Stuff for sale


I am facilitating the advertising of these spinning and weaving items for a friend. I am not the seller nor do I represent the seller. If you have an interest in these items please contact me and I will connect you to the seller. Any details of the purchase are between you and the seller. 
ALL ITEMS ARE SOLD> THANK YOU ******************************************************************************

1. Oxaback Combination Drawloom – single unit and pattern saver; 160 cm Oxaback  with bench
2 back beams
20 ground shafts
Two battens - one with fly shuttle and one without
Combination draw with pattern storage system
50 pattern shafts and single unit and pattern storage

There are also several temples to send with the loom.

Stainless steel reeds - quantity 12

I feel it only right to include the Oxaback  4 meter warping mill and the Oxaback trapeze.  These two items are essential in preparing a proper warp and beaming it on.  The trapeze can be used on other looms,…

Happy Holidays

A year ago I had a table set up at an artists' fair and a lady noticed some bright Turkish stockings I was knitting up. She loved the colours and the wool and asked if I would make her a Christmas stocking with the same yarns. She also wanted the designs to be Andean type motifs. I agreed to take on the job.

 I really enjoyed designing and making this. I have books with traditional motifs in them. That is were I drew from, for the majority of the motifs. I charted it all out on one large sheet of graph paper. the knitting up was done at camp and the sewing and finishing was down south.

Now I just hope the lady remembers to call me up. I asked her for her contact info and instead she took my card and said she would call me. We had agreed to a price, so that part was fine.

Well if she does not appear in 2015..... anyone want to buy a unique Christmas stocking??