Resources

resources

Preparing to Purchase

Blog Posts & Pages

Choosing a Loom:

How to Choose The Best Loom Size for Your Needs

Why choose a loom with a tensioning device?

What's a Mirrix?

The Best Beginner Loom

You've Decided to Learn to Weave. Now What?

Scared to Start Weaving? 5 Tips To Get Your Loom Out Of The Box! 

Choosing a Tapestry Weaving Loom: Wood Frame or Mirrix

General Information:

Loom Comparison Charts

Which Loom Accessories Do You Need?

What’s a warp coil? 

Why warp spacing matters

The Mirrix Shedding Device

What do you need to begin weaving?

Shed Systems for Tapestry Weaving

What is Sett?

Should You Purchase a Bottom Spring Kit?

How High Should I Adjust My Loom? 

Shasta Combs Vs. No Warp-Ends Kit


Bead Weaving:

Bead Weaving Basics

Tapestry Weaving:

Floor loom vs. Mirrix

Why weaving a scarf on a Mirrix is like frying an egg in a stock pot

Tapestry Weaving Basics

Videos

Why Tapestry?

Textural Tapestry

Talking Tapestry Webinar

Why Upgrade to a Mirrix Loom?

Mirrix Looms Bead Weaving Crash Course Webinar

Weave Faster & Easier: The Mirrix Shedding Device

Downloads

Get Started Guide

Weaving is Easy Ebook

To-Dos

Fill out Get Help Choosing a Loom Form

 

Set-Up and Warping

Blog Posts & Pages

Warping a Mirrix (different methods) 

Warp Coil Measurements 

Warping is no longer a challenge

Set-Up and Warping Instructions

How to Put a Bottom Spring Kit on a Mirrix Loom

Making Heddles

Bead weaving warp coil cheat sheet

Balancing the Warping Bar

How High Do I Adjust My Loom?

How to Figure Out How Many Heddles You Need

Heddle Troubleshooting for Tapestry Weaving

Confused by Warping? These Exercises Will Help!

Videos

Warping Video: Tapestry/Fiber Weaving

Warping Video: Bead Weaving

Mirrix Warping Tips by Rebecca Mezoff

The Easy Warp Method <- Great for Beginners! 

 

Weaving 

Blog Posts & Pages

Warp Tension

How to Weave a Small Piece on a Large Loom Without Wasting Warp

The 3 Elements of a Quality Weaving (And How to Achieve Them)

Tutorial: Weaving For Dramatic Texture by Natalie Novak

Tutorial: Weaving With Two Shedding Devices

The Ultimate Guide to Weaving Beads with the Shedding Device

The Newbie's Guide to Pick and Pick

Getting Even Tension When Weaving Tapestry

Projects 

Beads

The Whitney & Willa Wrap Bracelet

The Queen Nefertiti Beaded Bracelet 

Split-Loom Beaded Necklace

The Rosalie Bracelet

Fiber

Texture & Sett Wall-Hanging

Eccentric Wefts Tapestry Eyeglass Case

The Textural Tapestry Wall-Hanging Project

Mini Heart Tapestry

Paper & Wool Weaving (Gist yarn & Fiber)

Beads & Fiber

Tapestry/Bead Cuff Bracelet

Affinity Bracelet

The Blue Hibiscus Bracelet

Tiny Tapestries Tutorial

Wire

Changing Seasons Wire Bracelet

Videos

Weaving Shapes (Fiber/Tapestry)

Changing Sheds

How To Advance Your Weaving on a Mirrix Loom

Using the Mirrix Looms No Warp-Ends Kit

How to Weave Beads With the Shedding Device on a Mirrix Loom

Continuous Warping

Learn How To Weave Beads from a 7-Year-Old

 

Finishing

Videos

The Basics of Finishing a Tapestry

How to Remove a Bead Weaving from a Mirrix Loom

 

Accessories

Blog Posts & Pages

Weave Faster & Easier: The Mirrix Shedding Device

Can you Advance Your Weaving with a Bottom Spring Kit on Your Loom?

Videos

Using the Mirrix Looms No Warp-Ends Kit

The Spencer Treadle Vs. the Loom Handle by Janna Maria Vallee

The Extra Warping Bar Kit