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Cane and Basket Supplies Directory™

Cane and Basket Supplies Directory™

Anxious to get started with that new basket weaving or chair caning project, but not sure where to buy the supplies? Need something more to finish that project in the works? We have just the thing for you! Cane and Basket Weaving Supplies Directory™ Check here on the Cane and Basket Weaving Supplies Directory™ on WickerWoman.com where we’ve listed over 30 supply companies that have […]

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Caleb James Danish Modern Furnituremaker

Caleb James Danish Modern Furnituremaker

I’ve always been fascinated by and loved the Scandinavian, specifically the Danish Modern furniture from the 1940s-1960s, now called “Mid-Century furniture.” Usually made out of teak wood, it had smooth, clean lines and was actually quite comfortable furniture to sit on. When I was a kid growing up in the 1950s, my family had a lot of the furniture. We had the dining room suite […]

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Chair Caning Forum is TEN Years Old!

Chair Caning Forum is TEN Years Old!

  We have something to celebrate today on this March 10,2014!!!! Happy Birthday♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ To You♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪Happy Birthday ♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪To You♥ ♥ ♥Happy Birthday♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ *~* Dear •CHAIR CANING FORUM*¨*•♫♪Happy Birthday♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪…To You!♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ And Many More¸¸.•*¨*•♫ Hope your day is a grrrrr8 one! Seatweaving & Chair Caning Forum–The Caner’s Community Hub™ For Beginners, Hobbyists and Professionals. Founded (2004) & Moderated by Cathryn Peters     RSS […]

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Chair Caning Tips Video–Select the Right Size Cane

Chair Caning Tips Video–Select the Right Size Cane

  Just uploaded another Chair Caning Tip of the Day video on Youtube to help you with some of those questions you may have about caning a chair seat. This one was made quite a while ago after some discussion about this topic on our Seatweaving & Chair Caning Forum–The Chair Caner’s Community Hub™. If you want to find the discussion thread, do a Search […]

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Joining paper rush using hog ring pliers

Joining paper rush using hog ring pliers

Well, this topic of joining paper rush strands using hog ring pliers is one that I thought I’d already covered here on the Weavin’ Wicker Woman blog, but I can’t find one single post on it, so here goes… This page may contain affiliate links since WickerWoman.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a […]

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Searching for Chair Caning Supplies or Basket Weaving Materials?

Searching for Chair Caning Supplies or Basket Weaving Materials?

  Are you frustrated trying to find that “special something” you need before you tackle a chair caning project or weaving a basket? Just wish there was some central location to finding chair caning supplies basket weaving materials? Maybe you don’t know what the different reed and cane materials are or what to use on the chair you want to restore and need some help […]

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How to Remove a Hole Cane Seat

How to Remove a Hole Cane Seat

How to Remove Strand Chair Caning   There’s been some discussion over on my Chair Caning Forum in the past on how to remove a hole cane seat, easily. So I thought that might make a good topic here on the Weavin’ Wicker Woman blog.   This page might contain affiliate links. In the event of a sale, I will be receive a small commission […]

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Chair Caning Instructions

Chair Caning Instructions

I’m heading out the door in just a few minutes for teaching a three-day chair caning workshop at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, MN.     But before I leave home am printing out the Chair Caning Instructions page of my website, using the Printer Friendly tab for my students to use in class and at home. If you are curious about doing […]

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Is all chair seat weaving called “caning”?

Is all chair seat weaving called “caning”?

  Are you confused about what type of woven chair seat you have? Is all seat weaving called, “caning”? Help is on the way! The resounding technical answer to that question is, “No” all chair seat weaving is not called, “caning.” There are numerous types of weaving techniques and materials that make up chair seat weaving. All chair caning weaving techniques go by certain names, […]

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