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8-ft. Weaving width AVL mech. Dobby Rug Loom for $2200

8-shaft 8-foot AVL mechanical dobby loom for sale.  Includes one 8-dent reed, air assist treadling, inserted eye heddles, sliding weighted beater, tension box rail on the back and worm gear tensioning on cloth beam.  Excellent condition.  Please email for questions:  meglass@gmail.com.

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12-shaft 48" weaving width Macomber Type B Loom


I am selling the following items:

12-shaft B type Macomber loom in excellent working order 
75 Texsolv cords (along with the traditional Macomber steel hooks) for the 14 treadles
2000 (approx.) inserted-eye heddles (approx. 5 years old)
10 repair heddles
3 reeds: 5 dent, 8 dent, and 12 dent
Solid maple weaving bench with storage under the seat (originally owned by Ruth Herron, an esteemed weaving teacher for the Weavers' Guild of Rochester)
Buyer must pick up as it can't be shipped. The price is $2000. 
Questions, please email me at dkovn[at]hotmail.com.
 

Regards,

Denise Kovnat, Rochester, NY

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Tools of the Trade Loom

Tools of the Trade Floor Loom

This is a vintage Tools of the Trade floor loom in working condition. The loom has a leather square nailed to the frame which says,"Tools of the Trade Made in Fair Haven, Vermont." 
4 harnesses and 6 treadles. 
41” tall by 40” wide.
It comes with a 24" 10 dent reed and 714 heddles.
This loom has a Sectional Warping Beam.  I have never seen another TOTT with this feature.
Most if not all of the loom is original as far as I can tell.
This loom folds for easier threading and for transportation.  
Florida only.  I don’t ship.  

 

Asking $300 obo.

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Rayon Chenille in warm colors plus cone of gold colored rayon

Rayon chenille in warm colors: rust, yellow, gold, champagne = one cone of gold rayon varied thickness thread.  Total weight 53.5 oz. (3.3 lb.)  Asking $20 + shipping.

Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

 

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Natural dyed looped and brushed mohair and fine wool yarn in shadews of brown

Natural dyed looped and brushed mohair and fine wool, dyed using black walnut hulls and varied mordants.  Total weight: 33.5 oz. (2 + lbs.) This is one of two lots of brown natural dyed mohair and wool.  See earlier posting as well. Asking $50. + shipping.   .  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Variegated yarns various fiber content in shades of red and mauve

Red/mauve wool plus 1 skein hand-dyed viscose from Nepal, all hand-dyed variegated shades of red and mauve 22.8 oz. (1.4 lbs.)  Asking $40 + shipping.  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Variegated wool and chenille in shades of blue

 Wool and chenille, hand-dyed using commercial dyes in shades of blues 22.2 oz. (1.3 lbs.)  Asking $15 + shipping. Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Collection of hand-painted loop mohair in variegated colors

 Looped mohair in variegated colors.  I bought these at art shows as hand-painted skeins which were dyed using commercial dyes.  Each skein has variegated colors. Contact me for specifics on colors if interested, but most are in the blue, green, lavender family of colors.  28.3 oz. (1.75 lbs.)  I paid over $5.00 an oz. for these when new.  Asking $100  + shipping or best offer.  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Assortment of brown commercial yarns

Commercial brown yarns. Mixed fibers including wool, cotton, rayon and novelty.  Total weight 3.3 lbs.  Asking $30.  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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White wool, Acrylic and rayon yarns

White wool, acrylic and rayon

This assortment includes the following:

2 handspun 2-ply wool skeins total weight ½ lb. 

4 oz. skein Wilde Yarn (thick)

Cone of Jaggerspin acrylic 10 oz.  Color: Snow

1 cone Astrodyed Rayon Nub 5.70 oz.

One skein fine white wool yarn.  I don’t know the name of this yarn, but it is extremely soft.

Asking $30 + shipping.  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com

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Natural dyed Rug Yarn in various colors

Rug wool:  This yarn was processed from the same fleece, so the fiber is all uniform.  Hand-dyed in various colors as listed in the above ads.  6.675 total weight.  Asking $65.  +shipping. Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Natural-dyed looped mohair and fine wool yarn in yellow and cream

Shades of yellow were dyed with various dye-stuffs and mordant including goldenrod, and Queen Ann’s lace.  The fiber s include looped and brushed mohair and a fine wool yarn.  1.5 lbs. total weight. Asking $50. + shipping. Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Natural-dyed looped mohair and fine wool in browns and golds

Brown, gold and neutral looped mohair and fine wool.  Dyed with hulls from a black walnut tree using various mordants.  1 lbs.  Asking $33. +shipping. Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Natural-dyed looped mohair and fine wool orangy-beige color

Orangy- beige looped mohair and fine wool yarn.  The color is pretty uniform on this batch of yarn because it was all dyed in the same pot using beets from a farmer’s field which I collected at the end of the growing season.  I have used some of this yarn to weave a landscape wall hanging of a western scene. It weaves beautifully.  2+ lbs. Asking  $65. +shipping. Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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Natural dyed wool and looped mohair in shade of green and neutral

Shades of green and neutral were dyed with goldenrod and Queen Ann’s lace, with copper mordant. Others were dyed with wild grape leaves.  The fiber s include looped and brushed mohair and a fine wool yarn.  1+ lbs. Asking $35 +shipping.  Please contact Linda Hansee 607-738-1964 by phone or text or e-mail LHansee@aol.com.

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