Backstrap Weaving Looms– Now That’s A Unique Gift!

Have you ever seen an actual backstrap weaving loom?  They are a very simple loom, utilizing only  a few wooden rods and the yarn to weave with.  To see one of our Mayan artisans weaving with one look at this video  posted on You Tube at:

We have several actual Mayan backstrap weaving looms in our World of Good listings –These  are fixed to secure them so they can be hung on the wall as decor but untie them and you could sit down and begin weaving.

Mayan Backstrap Weaving Loom

Mayan Backstrap Weaving Loom

So if you need a unique gift for a weaver in your family check out all our looms ! Remember, with your purchase you are helping women earn a Fair Trade income and help support their families!

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