Four Looms You Can Make From Recycled Materials

plarn woven pillow

A Couple Of Projects To Get You Started

On Weave Zine, follow the thorough instructions on creating “plarn” and the different weaving projects you can do with it. If you have a lot of fabric scraps laying around you can try weaving this rug found on Craft Passion.

These are just a few projects to get you started in weaving. Have you ever done any weaving on a loom made from recycled materials? If you use a store bought loom, would you consider trying one of these out? I would love to hear about any weaving projects you’ve done and get some more tips and projects. Feel free to leave any comments or links.

[Loom image by Tokyotogo via Flickr Creative Commons, Cardboard loom image via Craftstylish, Picture frame loom image via Unplug Your Kids, Book loom image via Craft Sanity, Straw loom image via Lehman’s Country Life, Plarn woven project image via Weave Zine]

Written by Maria

Hey there! I'm Maria Raffaelle and I currently live in Chicago, IL. I have a passion for all things eco-friendly in makeup, skincare, haircare, and fashion. The crafter in me loves to put a DIY twist on beauty too! One of my goals is to help women realize that they are all beautiful; no matter their size, shape, or skin. Let's celebrate the beauty in each of us, together!

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