Want to learn how to weave a wall hanging or tapestry? Grab everything you need to get started with one of these fantastic at-home weaving kits.
You’ll get the essential supplies and tools, like a high-quality loom, easy-to-read tutorials, and all the lovely textured yarn you’ll need.
Learn to Weave with a Kit
Are you interested in learning to weave, but not quite sure where to begin? If you’ve never made a woven wall hanging before, you may be overwhelmed trying to figure out what supplies and tools you’ll need to buy.
If so, keep reading. I’ve curated ten of my very favorite weaving kits that will help you learn how to weave in no time. The kits I’ve listed below are specifically designed with beginners in mind: they include easy-to-understand instructions and all of the required materials you’ll need to complete your very first weaving.
After you learn the basics of weaving, you’ll be able to create textured wall art, woven wall hangings, and more. As a bonus, either the kits themselves or the final product would make great gifts for friends and family.
What to Look for in a Weaving Kit
Weaving kits are a bit of an investment — so you’ll want to make sure you choose a high-quality kit. A good weaving kit will include all the materials necessary to complete a finished project. Some include instructional booklets, some will include video tutorials or links to video classes.
At a minimum, a kit will have:
A high-quality loom.
Weaving tools, like a heddle, weaving needles, or a comb
A variety of yarn in sufficient quantity to finish the project
Easy to follow guide with clear instructions. Tutorial videos are a nice bonus!
Some kits may include extra items, like scissors or a project tote bag.
Best Weaving Kits
A collection of the best weaving kits for beginners. If you want to learn how to weave wall art tapestries, you can't do better than one of these gorgeous kits that include everything you need to get started.
Here is a complete beginner-friendly kit with a gorgeous color palette. I love how this kit includes everything you need to complete a project, including a variety of different textures of yarn. The instructions are fairly easy to follow, and the included e-book has lots of images.
- A lap loom made in beechwood (dimensions 28 cm x 39 cm, weaving surface 23 cm wide)
- A rotative heddle bar- 2 shuttles
- A yarn needle
- A comb
- A wooden dowel to hang your piece
- Cotton for warping your loom
- 6 types of fibers (including merino wool roving, sari silk and/or fuzzy cotton, blend of wool, cotton)*
- A 30 page e-book with pictures and detailed explanations on weaving basics and techniques, including a complete guide on how to make a woven wall hanging from A to Z (which will be sent to you by email, PDF file)
Start your creative weaving journey here! Making woven wall hangins in on-trend, fun and so easy to do. This kit contains everything you need to create your first wall hanging! It also makes a perfect gift for anyone wanting to try weaving!
Made with beginners in mind, this weaving frame kit offers a basic introduction to weaving. The weaving frame is easy to assemble, and comes with a set of beams with strong plastic teeth to accurately and evenly space your warp threads.
This loom in this kit measures 20 inches wide and 23 inches long (So you will be able to create weavings up to those dimensions.)
This kit includes:
1 - 20" X 23" Weaving Frame (Two hard maple beams and Two dowel supports)
I know you'll love this modern weaving loom kit, which includes a wooden frame and all necessary tools. This is a perfect kit for beginners and beyond. The frame loom is easy to hold in your hands or use on a table. Get this kit and make your first of many amazing woven wall hangings.
The kit includes:
Frame (width 25cm, height 30cm)
-Detachable heddle bar (which creates the opening between the threads)
What about weaving in the round? Break out of the rectangle and try this set of 5 circular looms to weave your masterpieces! Made from 1/4" maple panel, outer loom measures 10.5 inches.
Every set comes with a 20% off discount code to learn round weaving from the Ashton Zager 'Weaving in the Round' eBook! Ashon's tutorial will guide you with tips and techniques to create your own perfect round weaving!
The DIY Weaver starter Kit from Martha Stewart and Lion Brand is perfect for beginners. It's smaller than other loom kits, so it's great for apartment dwellers or small spaces. It's also the perfect size for kids to learn to weave.
Dimensions: 13.5 x 11.375 x 1.25
The innovative loom base and moveable pegs make it easy to weave fun shapes and create woven pictures.