What is the most difficult part in weaving?

I have heard different answers to that.  Some weavers would say that understanding a draft for the project is difficult, some mentioned handling a second warp.  Others – tying the treadles or getting a clean shed.  Non-weavers usually reply that the whole thing looks overwhelming.  And they all are right, of course.  Each of us … More What is the most difficult part in weaving?

Things that don’t belong in the weaving world (part 2)

Or do they? Enter bottle cork. Way back when I was in school, we learned how to crochet a mushroom pin cushion. Besides learning to avoid crocheting at all costs, I also learned that soft pin holders are cute but not practical. For many years since I kept my needles in their original boxes. Not … More Things that don’t belong in the weaving world (part 2)