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Wanted: Due to a flood I am wishing to replace the following books:
A Passion for Punch Needle- ISBN: 1-56477-711-1 Decemer 1, 2006 by Linda Repasky (editor)
Sashes, Straps, and Bands– Ruth and Ralph Johnson –soft cover
Inkle Weaving-Helene Bress - ISBN:684-13870-0
Opulence, The Kimonos and  Robes of Itchku Kubota-ISBN: 0-87011-636-3
Double Weave Theory and Practiceby Laya Brostoff
Spiders' Games:A Book for Beginning Weaversby Phylis Morrisson, ISBN:088894 - 219 - 2, hard cover
Processing and Finishing Woven Textiles, soft cover
Feltingby Marlie Claessen, soft cover
Hand-Woven Lacesby Donna Muller ISBN: 0-934026-66-1 soft cover
Fashions from the Loomby Betty J. Beard soft cover
Contact Celeste by email or phone 403-634-5907 if you have one of these you can part with. (3/15)

Wanted: a warping board from someone in the Calgary area. Contact Ashley. (11/14)

Wanted: 27" or 36" counter-balanced floor loom. Contact Deanna (403) 245-9795. (10/14)

Wanted: 24" or longer Ondule (fan) reed. Email Chelsey or call 780-871-1998. (7/14)

Wanted: 8 shaft 45" Leclerc jack floor loom with front hinge treadles. Contact Lois by email or call 780-672-2551. (3/14)


Numerous magazines and books, 4 harness & multiharness, all in like-new condition.
For complete list, contact Nancy at or 403-638-6660
Located at Leduc, AB (3/15)

60” 4 Harness Leclerc Jack Loom. Includes 3 reeds (8, 10 and 12), 2 raddles, bobbin winder, bobbins, shuttles, flat shuttles, reed hooks, lease sticks, weaving books.
$1200 – must pick up in Morinville, AB.  Call 780 939 2738 or email



27" Leclerc Fanny counterbalance loom   $1000.
30" Leclerc table warping mill   $80.
36" raddle   $25.
15" reed 10 dpi   $15.
36" reed 10 dpi   $30.
36" reed
These items are currently located in Leduc, AB.
Please contact me at or 403-638-6660 (2/15)

USED 15" Leclerc “Dorothy” collapsible 4 Harness Loom (with table) Weaving width is 15 inches. (Sells new for $722) Matching Leclerc table with height of 25” allows the weaver to use an ordinary chair to operate the loom. (Sells new for $225) Both pieces (loom and table, both solid maple) selling together. $495 – Comes complete with table. Excellent condition including all equipment and accessories, must pick up in Canmore, Alberta

USED 36" Leclerc “Fanny” 4 Harness Loom (folding type) Solid maple studio loom with 4-shaft counterbalance. Easy tie-up system. Loom can be folded even after weaving has started, and easily fits through a doorway when folded. The best model for rug-making with high tension on warp as well as for fancy thread because it keeps the tension equally on every warp thread. Fastest for production. (Sells new for $2755) Matching Leclerc bench (Sells new for approx. $475) Both pieces (loom and bench, both solid maple) selling together. $1575 – Comes complete with bench. Excellent condition including all equipment and accessories, must pick up in Canmore, Alberta


Nilus LeClerc Dorothy 24″ 4-shaft table loom with treadle stand. Orignal owner, excellent condition. Comes with 12 dent reed, 600 heddles, boat shuttle, reed and heddle hook, lease sticks, warp rods, “Warp and Weave” book plus two additional weaving books. This loom sells new for $1290.

This is a great loom for a beginner and at a very affordable price ($350). Email Lynda.  (1/15)



Woolhouse Gertrude 16 shaft, 18 treadles, 58" weaveable width, countermarche floor loom. Comes with a 20+ tie-up assembly so no need to climb under the loom-just sit at the back and peg the tieup. Comes with 1 reed, 4 lease sticks, long heddle hook and reed hook. Cardboard or warp sticks included. Texsolv heddles and cords. $5,000. Located in Lumby, B.C. Can dismantle and transport to US border. Second owner completing 3 blankets at moment, have woven 6" scarves to full width-all easily done. Email Louise. (1/15)




60" jack loom (4 shafts) with bench, warping mill and spool rack. All for $1500. Email Bonnie or call 403-529-9549. (11/14)











LeClerc Nilus 4 shaft 45" loom with bench $500. Warping board $50, shuttles $10 each, sectional warp box $75, temple $30, raddles $15, grocery bags of yarn $10/bag (acrylic, crochet cotton). Also weaving books for sale. Contact Mary Lynne. Located in Whitecourt, AB (8/14)






Bobbin rack $75 (pins available-holds 36 bobbins, spools); Niddy Noddy $20 and Shuttles $7.00. Contact Mary Lynne. Located in Whitecourt, AB (10/14)







LeClerc 4 shaft 22" table loom with treadle attachment. comes with 12 and 5 dent reeds. $500. Email. (8/14)



We have a small flock of Black Welsh Mountain Sheep.  We have just sheared them and I would like to share these beautiful fleeces with your association!  Most of the fleeces are dark dark black.  The rest of the other fleeces are very black with some reddish black on the tips called cuchddu. The wool is short, dense and firm to handle and ranges in Bradford count from 48s to 56s or micron ranges from 26.4 to 32.69. Fleece weights in the UK range from 2.2-5.5 pounds depending on the size of the ewe (general breed information - mine have not been graded but are purebred).  I rolled each fleece myself.  We skirted, and pulled any undesirables off of the fleece.  Overall the fleeces were impressively clean.  $40/fleece plus shipping.  I can send samples as necessary. Contact Kristen. (5/14)





This loom was handmade in the Gatineau region. Approximate dimensions: 53" high, 45" deep, 32" wide. The loom is not assembled at this time. Other weaving accessories are included. We would like to find a good home for it. A small token would be appreciated. contact Nathalie or call 780-485-2694. (2/14)



Crochet Cotton I have inherited a huge amount of crochet cotton and know that one lady in Saskatoon used crochet cotton to lay the warp threads in her weaving. She also used colors for the weft making wonderful shawls, scarves and ribbons. I have cebelia colors, 20 and 30 lots of white in various sizes etc. Lots of variegated anchor and much more. A lot of these boxes contain 8-10 balls of each color. If you know of anyone who uses crochet cotton for other things as well I wonder if you could let me know. I do not have any room for this and need to find a home for it. I live in Camrose and can be contacted by email ( or you can call me at 780-666-1635 Ferne Brown (01/14)


70 lbs of roving - would like to sell to one seller. Blend of 70% llama and 30% sheep wool. It has been cleaned, carded and blended at Custom Woolen Mills in Carstairs. There are three colors: white, charcoal and red/sorrel.  The roving is not dyed. Asking $20 per lb or best offer. Located near Strathmore. Contact Lynn or Sue. (10/13)


Hand made spinning wheel. $400 OBO. Call Carol at 780-855-3049. (2/13)





60" Leclerc jack floor loom with flying shuttle, 12 harnesses and over 100 wire heddles. Asking $1000 or OBO. Call Millie at (403) 256-6563 (Calgary) (01/13)

New 60" reeds: 1 12 dent $135, 4 size 20 dent $135, 1 size 15 dent $135, 1 size 20 dent $200. Over $600 value selling for $200 for all. Call Millie at (403) 256-6563, Calgary. (01/13)



45" Leclerc 4 shaft loom. Excellent operating condition. Comes with bench, shuttles, bobbins, an assortment of dent reeds and many other accessories. Please call Judith at 403-284-2450. Asking price is $500. (1/12)








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