Broken Warp Thread? No, But Just As Bad…

When I was originally loading my warp I did not realize that I needed to tie off the warp thread at the ends of the warp.  (Duh!)  So when I loaded my warp on the loom my teacher saw the knot and instructed me on how to use a keeper pin with a figure eight knot, to serve as an anchor, so that when I got to the point of the knot coming through the harnesses, I could then perform a repair.  I am at this point in my weaving today.  Here’s a great video on how to perform this repair…

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