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Old 06-25-2011, 04:40 PM
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In a pinch, this is how to make your own cloth. I found this lady in Africa and couldn't resist making a video about her.

Old 06-26-2011, 12:42 AM
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You made this video? It's pretty good!
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You know, I've seen automated looms tons of times before, but they never made sense. Seeing it done by hand gives me a whole new understanding of cloth.

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That is really cool, thanks!

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She makes it look so easy! I can't fathom setting up the loom though...ugh.
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nice video.. really like this.. will share it on my fb
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Good post thank you for sharing this.......
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Beautiful camera work. Bookmarking so I can visit your youtube channel later. Thanks.
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wonderful video. Thank you for sharing this with us.
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thank you, it is very important to archive old skills such as this, vital info
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Great video, thank you very much!
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now if i only knew how to make yarn or thread
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Thanks for sharing!
had to share it with family!
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that is awesome! I can weave on an American made loom but I am going to study your video and learn how to do her set up. Fantastic!
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Loom on a budget!
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cotton and spinning wheel work well
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Very cool, thanks for the post!
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Great video and fine lady as well.
I have 2 looms my dad picked up some where,I have to find all the parts seeing he spread things out .
Always thought it would be a good skill to learn when cloth becomes hard to get post SHTF.
Making yarn is an art as well that actually should come first.
I enjoy sewing ,ya a guy that sews.
I have a few machines ,and eventually want to find a good machine for doing leather as well.
2 more life times would not be enough to learn all the stuff I want.
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