Thrum's Sale Page ( April 3rd 2017 )

Below are older Weavers Journal and  Hand Weaver & Craftsman magazine for sale. All are in nice shape given their age. They do have names and stickers but the pages and covers are fully intact.

They are $5.00 for a single copy.     Shipping will  be based on your actual address and I can ship in lightweight bubble mailers. So I can provide a shipping quote for you if you give me your address / postal code.    Magazines can be heavy, but these are rare, hard to find copies!

Payment is by Paypal and I can send you an invoice covering magazine and shipping to conveniently pay. 

Interested?   email Susan at:             emmatrude at


The outer magazine cover is featured first, then the inside list of topics covered in the issue. To see more clearly, click on the picture and enlarge further still by spreading with fingers ...then you can see the article list clearly.

Theme is Asian: depots, Japanese weaving tools, Chinese Drawloom and handwoven ramie


Theme is loom shaped clothing, tailored skirt vest, use of dobby looms


This  issue shown below is a firm $8.00  (plus shipping) :
Its 60 years old!

Textiles and Looms from Guatemala & Mexico, Peter Stauffer- Early 19th Century Weaver, Notes on Leno, Weaving in the Austrian Tyrol, Programs for Weavers Guilds,  Square Dance Skirts, Scotch Weaving Museum, Anyone can Blend and more....


Watch for some sale items below!  Did you know that with the US exchange rate these prices drop approx 30% +/-   ??

Prices are as shown, plus actual shipping.   email me your zip code to  emmatrude at for your quote

A perfectly brand new copy of Handwoven from  Jan/ Feb 2014 (or issue # 168) featuring projects on silks.   My subscription ran out on one and started with another..... oops, two copies mailed to me!
Half price at $4.00 plus postage.

Shuttle Spindle and Dyepot : featuring a report on Convergence in Vancouver, BC. in  2002. Asking $3.00    $2.00  plus shipping.

Elegant Embroidery... the theme is white on white.  Many lovely projects included, with stunning pictures. Soft cover, in as new condition. Published in 2005.  Asking $10.00  $8.00 plus actual shipping. 

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The Experts Bookof Sewing Tips and Techniques (published by Rodale Press)
This book is filled with helpful hints and tips from  top sewing experts. Learn their trade secrets as they share timesaving methods, smart shopping suggestions, how-to information on sewing for a professional look, and advice on fabrics, buttons, stabilizers, and more.
Asking $10.00   $8.00  plus shipping.

More will appear from time to time as I find stuff and decide on whether to keep or find it a new home....