Saturday, June 21, 2008

Weaving on a handheld loom

This booklet from 1945 features design ideas using a handheld loom.
Vintage Potholder Loom booklet

Look at all the great weaving designs possible, just from varying color and direction.
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Loom weaving designs

And looms just aren't for potholders either!
Wow, stuffed animals--
Loom Animals

Baby items--
Baby items made from handheld loom

Even a doll!
Doll made from handheld loom

Purse designs are posted on my bag blog.

Vintage goodness, little girls weaving
Vintage loom weaving

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5 Comments:

Anonymous kdb said...

What a great blog!

7:25 AM  
Blogger Julie said...

I love the little girls weaving together. I reminds me of a photo I found while researching our elementary school's 70th anniversary -- boys and girls weaving baskets.

8:06 AM  
Blogger Pattie - Chicagoland, IL said...

Now if only to find the loom itself...dreaming....

8:53 AM  
Blogger Melanie said...

What a lovely booklet barb.

Yes I would've like to be at Wonderland opening too.

10:25 AM  
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