close-up of plain weave and how to keep track of length - clever idea: measuring tape held in place w/bobby pins. When using a measuring guide, consistently measure w/tension on or off. If measuring under tension, add 10% to length to allow for shrinkage.
Peggy’s Weaving Tips: Use a kitestick instead of chaining warps - Put your warp onto a kitestick rather than chaining it off the warping board. This new method keeps the threads under tension so they can’t tangle. Remember: the only thread that can’t tangle is one under tension.