Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom


Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom

48” loom is a special order item - please allow 2 to 4 weeks for delivery

This affordable and portable rigid heddle loom is quick and easy to use. Supplied as a kit this is a great value loom that is quick and easy to assemble and warp.

The Ashford Rigid Heddle loom provides a great introduction to hand weaving but is also very versatile. With your loom you can create beautiful and unique garments and home ware. With colour and texture you can weave unique fabrics or with pick-up sticks create beautiful designs. The loom can also make woven tapestries and wall hangings.

Made from native New Zealand Silver Beech unfinished hardwood the loom is very strong and robust. You can wax the wood prior to assembly if you wish.

The option of a second heddle kit for multishaft weaving gives extra versatility to this loom.

Four great weaving widths 40, 60, 80 and 120cm (16, 24, 32 and 48 ins).

  • affordable and versatile
  • quick and easy to warp and weave
  • portable
  • double heddle option
  • 4 widths
  • 6 reed options 
  • optional stand

Available in four weaving widths 40, 60, 80 and 120cm (16, 24, 32, 48 inch).

Included with each loom is:

  • reed nylon 7.5dpi (30/10cm)
  • 2 x natural shuttles
    - 16"/40cm loom - 46cm (18")
    - 24"/60cm loom - 56cm (22")
    - 32"/80cm loom - 56cm (22") and 76cm (30")
    - 48"/120cm loom - 120cm (48"),
  • step by step instruction booklet
  • threading hook
  • warping peg and clamp.

Also available are 2.5, 5, 7.5, 10, 12.5 and 15dpi (10, 20, 30, 40, 50 and 60/10cm) reeds so you can weave fine to textured yarns.

To see how easy it is to warp a Rigid Heddle Loom watch the video below




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