doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

My brain is frequently making an attempt to in shape in time to weave. I am these types of a beginner, and really don’t actually have a design, but I like taking part in all-around with color and condition. This time I tried a spherical doodle weaving employing an embroidery hoop! I did not abide by anybody’s guidelines, I just built it up as I went alongside. I am guaranteed there are better approaches to do this, but I just applied tape, yarn, and a glue gun.

doodle weaving made with colorful yarn in a round embroidery hoop

For more in-depth guidelines, see my initial doodle weaving listed here. I made use of the identical procedure.

And if you want to see a short video clip, click on below to view my Instagram reel.

gathering yarns and planning a color story for the round weaving

Supplies desired for round doodle weaving:

~ Yarn in unique colors and weights (you can go to a craft keep or invest in on-line – low-priced yarn is just great)

~ Wood embroidery hoop (I made use of an 8-inch hoop)

~ Masking tape

~ Pom-pom maker (optional)

~ Warm glue gun

~ Craft wire for hanging

making the warp from yarn for a round weaving

How to make a round doodle weaving:

1. Established up the warp (these are the vertical threads). I did this by cutting a total bunch of threads and then taping them to the side of the hoop. I did not evaluate, just eye-balled. I also loosely taped the hanging threads up to the facet which is why it appears to be like like there is so considerably tape.

doodle weaving with yarn using a fork as a tool to press down the weft

2. Get started weaving. Just about anything goes, right here. Refer back to my very first doodle weaving article for more specific guidelines. Just get started and conclusion underneath. And use a fork to force down the weft (these are the horizontal threads).

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using tape at the ends of the yarn instead of a needle

3. I use a “shoelace” strategy when weaving whereby I wrap the finish of the yarn with a piece of tape so that it is easier to weave with. This is mainly because I are not able to locate my plastic weaving needles. But it’s also since I cannot see well enough to thread the needle. This procedure operates seriously nicely for me. It’s swift and effortless.

doodle weaving with thick and thin yarns, using an embroidery hoop

4. You do not have to go from base to prime when doodle weaving. You can start off wherever and transfer all-around till it’s all filled up. I sooner or later want to weave like I would attract, but for now I instinctively go base to best. You can also go again in and fill areas if there are gaps. The fork definitely allows to make it all limited.

Doodle weaving using an embroidery hoop

5. When concluded, I pulled off the blue tape that I used to loosely keep the finishes, but I remaining the tape that retains the warp. I made certain you couldn’t see it when positioning the outer hoop in excess of the interior hoop. Tighten the outer hoop as limited as you can.

Tracing a pice of felt to glue onto the back of the embroidery hoop round weaving

6. Trace the hoop onto a piece of felt with a pencil.

Using hot glue on the back of an embroider hoop to seal the back of the round weaving

7. Incredibly hot glue the felt to the back again. This is a genuinely effortless way to end the weaving so you really do not have to deal with all the finishes!

Gluing on a piece of felt to the back of an embroidery hoop used to make a round weaving

Adding a homemade pom-pom to the round doodle weaving

8. Make a pom-pom to address the small knob on best of the hoop. Include a piece of wire to cling!

Doodle weaving in a round embroidery hoop.

Voila! Never overlook to look at the online video!

xo Bar

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