Extend the pleasure of your yoga by doing some mindful weaving for it. This project makes a yoga blanket and matching towel in comfortable, absorbent cotton. Both are woven on the same striped warp of 8/4 carpet warp sett at 12 epi. The blanket weft is 8/16 heavy cotton in natural and the towel weft is 8/4 carpet warp in natural. The kit makes a 19.5" x 59" blanket and a 19" x 48" towel. They can be machine washed and dried.
You will need:
- 24" weaving width
- rigid heddle loom or 2 harnesses
- 12- or 12.5-dent rigid heddle or 12 dent reed
- flat shuttles or a boat shuttle with bobbin
- needle and thread for sewing
The kit uses 8/4 carpet warp in 19 Natural for the main warp color and towel weft and 8/16 cotton in 0100 Natural for the blanket weft but you can choose your warp accent stripe colors. Our accent colors were 90 Lime, 51 Tulip, and 63 Orange. If you would like these colors, simply order the kit above. If you would like to choose your own accent colors, please see our Carpet Warp page to see the options. Then return to this page, order the kit, and tell us your three stripe colors of Carpet Warp in the box above. Note: The kit is priced for using #19 Natural as a warp color and 8/16 Cotton in 100 Natural for the weft. If you would like to have three dyed colors or a different weft color, your kit price will be slightly higher.