Introduction:Knitting looms are a simple to use alternative to traditional needle knitting. Loom knitting is quickly gaining popularity as a hobby among many age groups.
Knowing about the various knitting looms companies out there can help you choose the best knitting loom for you.
Made by ProvoCraft these plastic knitting looms are pretty durable and colorful. They are generally quite affordable and easily found at many hobby stores and department stores as well as online. They are a good starting choice for those who are wanting to try loom knitting out.
Also known as DA Looms. High quality, handmade knitting looms made from wood and high grade plastics. Many sizes and types are available including adjustable knitting looms. They are especially good for intermediate to advanced loom knitters.
Available for purchase online.
These are another brand of plastic looms. The plastic frames and pegs have a certain flexibility that some loom knitters like. While you may be able to find these at some stores, you are most likely to be able to find them for sale online.
The looms made at CinDWood are made from durable MDF and strong nylon pegs. They have a wide variety of knitting looms for all sorts of purposes.
All right, these don't count as a brand of looms made by a company. You make them yourself. But these are my personal favorite looms to use. These are ones you can easily make yourself. I've made a handful of these using different sized cans. Part of why I like these is that I can adapt them to my needs. But I think it's mostly pride in that I made them myself. See the links below for instructions on how to make these.
Curiously, many of the most well known knitting loom companies are made in Utah.
Just a few more knitting loom companies are Bunce, Alta Mist Alpacas, KissLooms, and Markman Farm. There are even more out there than this though, including looms made by the Amish.
I've tried the Knifty Knitter but haven't heard of the others.
I had no idea there were so many options for knitting looms! Thanks for the information!
Knitting looms sure are a time saver. Thanks for the recommends.
These are great! I will have to pass this on to my mom who loves to knit.
select one here...