Tools and equipment for latch hook, punch needle, weaving, locker hooking, rag rugs and felting.

Standard latch hook tool for rug making
Standard latch hook
Latch hook for 3.3 holes per inch (hpi) canvas and Romney and Anchor rug wool. To view latch hooking instructions click here.
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Fine latch hook
Fine latch hook
Latch hook for 4.5 holes per inch canvas and thinner wool (not suitable for Anchor 6 ply or Romney 4 ply rug wool).
To view latch hooking instructions click here.
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Extra fine latch hook
Extra fine latch hook
Extra fine latch hook for thin yarns in finer canvas. Width of hook approximately 4mm. Ideal for tidying hair extensions and locking.
To view latch hooking instructions click here.
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Rag rug hook
Rag rug hook
Rag rug hook with 8mm diameter steel shaft for pulling loops of wool or rags through a hessian backing to make a rug with a smooth finish.
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Pensans punch needle for rug wool
Pensans Punch Needle for rug wool
The Pensans rug punch needle is an exclusive Cornish Stitch Designs tool for making a rug, cushion, bag or wall hanging where the wool is prodded through the hessian or other coarse fabric from the back. It is similar in operation to the Oxford punch needle and it is designed for our Romney rug wool and hessian. It is essential to use a robust fabric like hessian (burlap) or linen if you are going to use your rug on the floor as Monks Cloth, a medium weight poly/cotton, or Weavers Cloth will not be strong enough. If you are making wall hangings, bags or cushions then any appropriate loose weave fabric can be used. It is available in three sizes for different lengths of loop 25mm (1in), 19mm (0.75in) and 12mm (0.5in). The length of the rug punch needle handle is 90mm (3.5in) and the handle diameter is approximately 25mm (1in). Comes complete with a threader and a sample of our rug wool.
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Pensans punch needle for tapestry wool
Pensans Punch Needle for tapestry wool
The Pensans rug punch needle is an exclusive Cornish Stitch Designs tool for making a rug, cushion, bag or wall hanging where the wool is prodded through the hessian or other coarse fabric from the back. It is similar in operation to the Oxford punch needle and it is designed for our Romney rug wool and hessian. It is essential to use a robust fabric like hessian (burlap) or linen if you are going to use your rug on the floor as Monks Cloth, a medium weight poly/cotton, or Weavers Cloth will not be strong enough. If you are making wall hangings, bags or cushions then any appropriate loose weave fabric can be used. It is available in three sizes for different lengths of loop 25mm (1in), 19mm (0.75in) and 12mm (0.5in). The length of the rug punch needle handle is 90mm (3.5in) and the handle diameter is approximately 25mm (1in). Comes complete with a threader and a sample of our rug wool.
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Wooden stretcher frame ( large ) for punch needle and rag rugging
Punch needle and Rag rug stretcher frames
Robust stretcher frame in two sizes. Either 20in (51cm) square with 16.5in (42cm) working area or 12in (30cm) square with 8.5in (22cm) working area to hold fabric taut while making punch needle cushions, bags, wallhangings and rag rugs. The Patented design enables you to easily keep the fabric drum tight and perfectly square while working, it can be fixed with staples or thumb tacks for easy removal after completion. 20mm deep wooden frame.
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Punch needle for rug wool
Punch needle for rug wool
A tool for making a rug, cushion, bag or wall hanging where the wool is prodded through the hessian or other coarse fabric from the back.It is similar in operation to the Oxford punch needle and can be adjusted for various lengths of loop using the 6 different positions. The outside diameter of the metal tube is 5.5mm, internal size is 4.5mm and is ideal for our Romney 4ply rug wool. The overall length of the punch needle is 124mm. Comes complete with a threader and a sample of our rug wool.
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punch needle for thin thread
Punch needle for thin thread
A tool for making a rug, cushion, bag or wall hanging where the wool is prodded through the hessian or other coarse fabric from the back. It is similar in operation to the Oxford punch needle and can be adjusted for various lengths of loop using the 6 different positions. The outside diameter of the metal tube is 1.5mm, internal size is 1mm and is ideal for our stranded cotton and fancy threads. The overall length of the punch needle is 120mm. Comes complete with a threader and a sample of our stranded cotton.
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Rag rugger tool
Rag rugger ( Bodger )
Rag rugger or Browns type Bodger is used for pulling wool or rags through a hessian backing to make a shaggy rug.
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standard rag rug proddy
Standard rag rug proddy
This proddy is for making shaggy rugs from rag or wool strips using hessian as backing. It is made from beech and is 13cm long and is also known as a peggy or clippy in various regions of the country .
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Napping scissors
Napping Scissors
.Ducks bill napping scissors for trimming the surface of the finished rug to give a neat sharper look. Cranked handle with an overall length of 15cm (6in).
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Weaving loom frame
Weaving Loom Frame
Extendable Weaving Loom ideal for beginners to understand the principles of weaving and the construction of fabrics. Easily portable and adjustable for experienced weavers to carry to classes and for demonstrations. Includes a starter pack of Romney rug wool, needle, comb, warp separator and instructions. Width 44cm (17.25in) Height adjusts from 40cm (15.75in) up to 61cm (32.5in)
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Luxury teardrop rag rug proddy
Luxury rag rug proddy
This proddy is for making shaggy rugs from rag or wool strips using hessian as backing. It is made from a variety of woods including yew, cherry, oak and apple and is a very comfortable and tactile tool.
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33cm rag rug hoop
Rag rug hoop, various sizes
Robust hoop available in three sizes of 33cm(13in), 46cm(18in) and 53cm(21in) diameter to hold hessian taut while making rag rugs. This hoop is also ideal for quilting as it has a longer threaded screw than regular embroidery hoops.
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embroidery hoops
Embroidery hoop
Wooden embroidery hoops available in sizes 10cm (4in), 15cm (6in), 20cm (8in) and 25cm (10in).
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patwin rug wool cutter
Patwin rug wool cutter
The Patwin rug wool cutter is now only available as secondhand as it was discontinued many years ago. It cuts our balls of Romney 4ply rug wool into approximately 7cm lengths for latch hooking or rugging. Although well used they are all checked and working and are fitted with a new blade. Spare blades are also available to purchase.
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Blades for the Patwin rug wool cutter
Blades for rug wool cutter
Pack of five blades for the Patwin rug wool cutter.
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rag rug cutting gauge
Wool or rag cutting gauge for rugs
Wooden gauge for cutting strips of wool or rag for making rugs. Choose either the 75mm (3in) or 125mm (5in) for cutting wool or rag for a short or long pile. The wool or rag is wrapped around the gauge before cutting along the groove with scissors.
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Locker hook for rug making
Locker hook for rug making
A locker hook is used to make rugs by pulling loops up through canvas and, keeping the loops on the needle, pulling the other end of the wool which is attached to the eye through this series of loops.
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