Schacht Office Inkle Challenge – Painted Warp Monk’s Belt Trim

Painted Warp Monk’s Belt Trim – Betty Paepke This week’s Inkle Challenge project comes from our shipping clerk Betty Paepke. The drape of the resulting fabric is luxurious Betty shares her process below: The pattern for this trim comes from The Weaver’s Inkle Pattern Directory, page 96 – Monk’s Belt – Alternating Blocks 1. The […]

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Inkle Weaving Video

Today marked a technology evolution for us at Schacht. We published our first how-to video: Weaving on the Inkle Loom. It is a short, 10-minute no frills how-to lesson on warping and weaving on our Schacht Inkle Loom with instructions for weaving a band. You’ll also find the complete instructions for this band in our […]

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What We Want

Today I am preparing for the inkle weaving class I’ll be teaching at Midwest Weavers Conference in Omaha next week. I know spaces are still available, so if you’re a spur-of-the-moment type check it out for next weekend (June 22-24). In getting my materials ready, I uncovered a treasure-trove of inkle samples willed to me […]

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