Sticky Warp

Remember, after New Years I made the resolution to weave blankets at some point this year? Well it is finally happening and the warp is on the loom and ready to roll! It took me about two days to thread all 960 ends into the heddles, another couple of days to wind on all thirteen and a half yards and almost an entire afternoon tying on to the front beam. I went to start weaving the heading and boom- no shed. At first I thought that it was just the fluke of winding on- sometimes when I work with wool Continue Reading…