The Loom Exchange
Weaving & Spinning Equipment & Textile Books Bought & Sold UPDATED: Monday 19 October 2020 at 09:30






Is there something you would like to advertise here?  Courses, services, textile holidays..... if  you think this is the place for your advert, contact  or phone 01730 817191 to discuss.

Advertised Since: Saturday 11 February 2012

The Loom Wizard

Having trouble setting up your loom?  In a muddle with warping?

See details of The Loom Wizard  on the Floor Loom page of this website.


Advertised Since: Sunday 14 April 2013


Solid brass scales complete with numerous brass weights: 1g, 2g, 10g, 20g, and more.  Suitable for weighing dyestuffs etc.

£30 includes postage

Contact: The Loom Exchange
Tel: 01730 817 191
Advertised Since: Wednesday 30 September 2020


Toika Warping Mill for Sale.  In almost new condition.   It can wind up to 40m. Smaller meterage can also easily be wound.  It is made out of smooth solid wood, very sturdy, and robust, and is beautiful to use. 
Height 190cm 
Width in-between 2 vertical posts when open: 100cm
Width from centre pole to outer post: 70cm
Width across the base: 120cm.
The frame collapses together for storage - see photo, or can be dismantled too.
Price when I purchased it was 495 euros plus shipping.
Collection from London

£250 open to offers.

Contact: Bonnie Kirkwood
Tel: 07813 666 907
Advertised Since: Thursday 23 July 2020

Warping equipment, reeds etc.

Ashford lazy Kate yarn holder
Various reeds .
External sizes shown are approx and includes bars and ends
715mm x 115mm. 12 dent old needs clean up (open to offer)
422mm x 100mm. 6 dent new unused £35
Collection of items only please - I am very near Winchester.

Contact: Jan James
Tel: 07957 066 117
Advertised Since: Wednesday 10 June 2020


Approx 12 Kilos weight of specialist  very varied natural fibre yarns, some dyed, hand spun, home grown and some ‘normal’ with vast collection of knitting needles, ideal for creative, artistic knitter. Collection only from Hertfordshire.


Contact: Elissa Dereford
Tel: 01442 871 485
Advertised Since: Sunday 09 February 2020

Extra Back Beam for Magic Dobby

Extra back beam for the Magic Dobby the width is 70cm

Collection from South London.


Contact: Vicky Cowin
Advertised Since: Thursday 30 May 2019

24 Loom Shafts

24 x loom shafts 14”W x 15.5H”. Surplus to requirements, would anybody like them? Buyer collects (Surrey) or pays for delivery.



free to good home

Contact: Carolyn Wallis
Tel: 01252 725 812
Advertised Since: Wednesday 29 May 2019


Pair of beautiful wooden child size shoe lasts (vintage).  Size 7 imprinted on them.  Suitable for felt making - or just beautiful objects!   

£38 (includes postage)

Contact: The Loom Exchange
Tel: 01730 817191
Advertised Since: Sunday 26 November 2017

Thread Cutter Pendant (New)

This Clover thread cutter is so handy - wear it as a pendant and forget about where you put your scissors!  Looks attractive worn as a pendant and comes in either "antique silver" or "antique gold"  An ideal gift for any textile worker.  

£7 includes p&p within UK

Contact: The Loom Exchange
Tel: 01730 817191
Advertised Since: Saturday 31 December 2011

Sett Charts

These charts enable you to adapt the reed you have to the sett you want! - a great help to those weavers who only possess one or two reeds.

25p plus large s.a.e.

Contact: The Loom Exchange
Tel: 01730 817191
Advertised Since: Saturday 31 December 2011

Repairs and Construction

Here are some contact details you may find useful if you need parts or repairs to looms or spinning wheels: Ted White  also  Woodland Turnery make and repair wheels and make new bobbins etc.  Here's the address of their site  Harris Looms (Emmerich Berlou) 01233 622684.  Stansfields Loom Builders  tel: 01484 531967     If you know of a maker or repairer please send the details to The Loom Exchange via

Advertised Since: Monday 23 January 2012