Ashford Q & As

Spinning Questions

We offer 2 looms, regular and large. The regular has an inside frame size of 24″W x 32″H and will weave a tapestry 21″W x 26″H. The inside frame size on the large loom is 43″W x 35″ H and will weave a tapestry 40″W x 29″H.e

Category: weaving

The Ashford company has been in business for over 60 years and has distributors world-wide always on hand for advice and after sales service.

Category: weaving

Beginning weavers are frequently frustrated because the edge thread of the selvedge does not weave in. In this case, take out the rows you have woven and start your weaving from the opposite side. If you change the direction of your twill, you must change sides again.

Category: weaving

Usually it is best to try a sample of each yarn you are considering.

Category: weaving

The Tex solv heddles are strong and light weight. This makes the shafts lighter to lift. Sometimes the heddles tend to rust.

Category: weaving

Yes, certainly. Use a beater after each row of weaving rather than the heddle. It makes a firmer rug.

Category: weaving

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Carding Questions

We offer 2 looms, regular and large. The regular has an inside frame size of 24″W x 32″H and will weave a tapestry 21″W x 26″H. The inside frame size on the large loom is 43″W x 35″ H and will weave a tapestry 40″W x 29″H.e

Category: weaving

The Ashford company has been in business for over 60 years and has distributors world-wide always on hand for advice and after sales service.

Category: weaving

Beginning weavers are frequently frustrated because the edge thread of the selvedge does not weave in. In this case, take out the rows you have woven and start your weaving from the opposite side. If you change the direction of your twill, you must change sides again.

Category: weaving

Usually it is best to try a sample of each yarn you are considering.

Category: weaving

The Tex solv heddles are strong and light weight. This makes the shafts lighter to lift. Sometimes the heddles tend to rust.

Category: weaving

Yes, certainly. Use a beater after each row of weaving rather than the heddle. It makes a firmer rug.

Category: weaving

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Dyeing Questions

We offer 2 looms, regular and large. The regular has an inside frame size of 24″W x 32″H and will weave a tapestry 21″W x 26″H. The inside frame size on the large loom is 43″W x 35″ H and will weave a tapestry 40″W x 29″H.e

Category: weaving

The Ashford company has been in business for over 60 years and has distributors world-wide always on hand for advice and after sales service.

Category: weaving

Beginning weavers are frequently frustrated because the edge thread of the selvedge does not weave in. In this case, take out the rows you have woven and start your weaving from the opposite side. If you change the direction of your twill, you must change sides again.

Category: weaving

Usually it is best to try a sample of each yarn you are considering.

Category: weaving

The Tex solv heddles are strong and light weight. This makes the shafts lighter to lift. Sometimes the heddles tend to rust.

Category: weaving

Yes, certainly. Use a beater after each row of weaving rather than the heddle. It makes a firmer rug.

Category: weaving

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Weaving Questions

We offer 2 looms, regular and large. The regular has an inside frame size of 24″W x 32″H and will weave a tapestry 21″W x 26″H. The inside frame size on the large loom is 43″W x 35″ H and will weave a tapestry 40″W x 29″H.e

Category: weaving

The Ashford company has been in business for over 60 years and has distributors world-wide always on hand for advice and after sales service.

Category: weaving

Beginning weavers are frequently frustrated because the edge thread of the selvedge does not weave in. In this case, take out the rows you have woven and start your weaving from the opposite side. If you change the direction of your twill, you must change sides again.

Category: weaving

Usually it is best to try a sample of each yarn you are considering.

Category: weaving

The Tex solv heddles are strong and light weight. This makes the shafts lighter to lift. Sometimes the heddles tend to rust.

Category: weaving

Yes, certainly. Use a beater after each row of weaving rather than the heddle. It makes a firmer rug.

Category: weaving

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