You may now purchase the Beaivi style of double hole rigid heddles and other band weaving supplies directly from my WebShop as well as through my PaivatarYarn Etsy shop.
The Beaivi heddles were designed for me by Stoorstalka, based on a museum photo that I found online.
All Prices in my Web Shop are in EURO. I purchase most of my supplies from Europe. Payment is by Paypal.
Please contact me if you have any questions.
Item No: HD-1
Price: 24.00 EURO
UK Shipping: 4.00 Euro Total Price: 28.00 EURO
Shipping Elsewhere: 6.00 Euro Total Price: 30.00 EURO
Inkle/Band Weaving Shuttles
Item No: HD-2
Price: 20.00 EURO
UK Shipping: 4.00 Euro Total Price: 24.00 EURO
Shipping Elsewhere: 6.00 Euro Total Price: 26.00 EURO
Band Weaving Yarns
I have had a bit of a difficult time trying to source yarns that are suitable for Sami style band weaving. So I decided to dye some of my own. The yarn is sourced locally in the UK and is spun from British Blue Faced Leicester wool which has a long staple and a natural sheen to the yarn.
Traditionally, the background weave on Sami style belts and bands was a natural cotton or wool yarn.
Natural Cotton Band Weaving Yarn