Saturday, January 5, 2019

Extending/Inserting Wefts and Warps

Throughout weaving your project, whether it be a hat or basket, you will need to insert or add in, some say extend, the wefts or warps which seems to be getting shorter.

Overlapping the elements (either warp or weft) takes a little patience, and over time with practice, your joining will look seamless.

Inserting a Warp

While Twinning a small hat, this video demonstrates a way to add in a warp.

Inserting/Extending a Weft

As you are twinning, you may need to insert a weft here or there. In this video I demonstrate how to insert a short weft or a long weft.