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This area is available to advertise fiber related items for sale. Please send items to be listed to Nancy Williams. Be sure to include a brief description, price and contact information. Items will be removed after 3 months. If your items sells before that, please notify Nancy and she will remove it.
Do you have equipment for sale?Why not sell it at this year's Maine Fiber Frolic. The Used Equipment area is always busy and gets great results! Since you'll attend the Maine Fiber Frolic anyway, why not bring your unused farm and fiber related tools? You might just sell enough to cover all the cost of the fiber you buy! If you preregister, we will promote your items on our facebook page. Go to the Maine Fiber Frolic website for details.
For Sale: Ashford Country Spinner, double treadle. Huge bobbin, orifice, and hooks for bulky and art yarns. Excellent condition, very little use. $525 Belgrade, ME (207) 495-3677
For Sale: Ashford Scholar, single treadle. 3 bobbins. Very little use. $375. Belgrade, ME (207) 495-3677
For Sale: 3 Ashford-compatible composite bobbins by Akerworks. $22 each (retail for $26) Belgrade, ME (207) 495-3677
For Sale: Antique yarn swift. $30 Belgrade, ME (207) 495-3677
Louet Victoria spinning wheel with carrying case, 6 bobbins. Like new, very lightly used. Asking $650.00. Contact Debra in South Portland 207-653-8197
2 Looms For Sale:

8-harness 15" table loom with open metal heddles and reed and built-in 9-yard warping board -- a Northwest Looms Pioneer. Harrisville Designs bobbin winder and small boat shuttle included. $350. Located near Blue Hill.

16-harness 60" production loom with mechanical dobby, sectional warp beam, underslung beater, single fly shuttle and built-in bench unused since being refurbished by AVL. $3500. Located near Camden-Belfast.

For either loom call 207.404.0064 or email
For Sale - Baby Wolf loom, used once. Has 8 harnesses, have the castle but still in package, on a stroller. Schacht Warping Mill, Schacht Bench and pocket, Bobbin winder, several different shuttles, bobbins, extra heddles, 2 other reeds in addition to the one it came with. Many, many weaving books and patterns, 3-4 large totes full of various threads separated according to threads. Have pictures upon request. Price available with inquiry. Selling everything as a package. Call 745-2265 if interested or email. I live in Hermon.
Looking for a bobbin or two for Ashford traditional wheel. Have wheel but no bobbins. Barbara
For Sale: Strauch Jumbo Ball Winder in original carrying/storage box. Used only a few times. It's a great machine, but my equipment needs changed. In excellent condition. $100.00. These are $175.00 new. Pick-up possible or delivery within reason. Shipping also possible, with buyer paying costs. FMI contact via email Penelope, or tel. 785-2784
For Sale: 4 extra shaft kit for old colonial Leclerc loom. $840 new, asking $450. has never been used. 45" harness. I have parts list with dimensions if needed. Located in Union, ME Email Carolyn or call 207-785-4860.
Wanted: Looking to buy a small weaving floor loom. Please email Jennifer
For Sale: Fancy Kitty Kitten Drum Carder for sale. It has a medium carding cloth. I'm asking $350. I'm in Belfast. Contact Julie
For Sale: Harrisville Designs 38" Floor Loom. 4 Peddle, 6 Treadle, includes Warping board, bobbins, and other accessories. Very Good to Excellent condition, List $1960, will sell for $750. Pick up in Bucksport, Me. Call 207-632-2952 or email
For Sale: 48" countermarche loom with shuttles, bobbins, warping reel, spool holder, extra heddles, and two reeds. It has a beautiful maple frame, a combination of an old industrial loom base and a new countermarche top. The loom was used for commercial piece work, tapestry, and rugs. The beater can either swing from the top or bottom depending on the preference of the weaver. Located in Yarmouth. $1000.00 OBO Contact Susan via email or 207-229-3588
For Sale: Louet Kombo Table Loom with stand - $200
Schacht Table Loom - small 8 harness with stand $400
Located in Lisbon, Maine. For more info contact Amy
For Sale: 6 lbs of mixed color fiber, mostly natural but some dyed color for felting projects, $40
-New Alden Amos Big Book of Handspinning (never used) $15 (retails for $48 on Amazon)
-Old Spinning wheel with bobbins.. from NY…has been mostly used for decor, but it does work. $100
Please contact Deb
For Sale: 46" Schacht floor loom with double-back beam and lots of extras. Loom Details: Maple, High Castle, 8 Harness, 12 Treadles. Maple double-back beam with brake, attaches easily to loom. Price for both is $2800. Includes 5 reeds and lease sticks. Loom was used for hobby weaving and is in excellent condition. This is a good sturdy loom but I need to downsize and will keep my 24" folding loom. Also selling these accessories: adjustable 24" maple LeClerc bench for $150, Schacht 46" sectional back beam for $175, and Schacht 46" raddle for $75. $3000 for ALL. Paypal only. Must pick up in Brunswick Maine. Contact Judy
For Sale: Brothers knitter and ribber for $300. Located on Verona Island. Contact Mayra.
Gotland Fleeces for Sale- Raw, Washed, and Roving. I raise over a 100 rare breed breed gotland sheep. They are known for their silky lustrous grey wool. It is a dream to spin with a makes truly beautiful things. Colors range from white \ and pale grey to almost black. I will begin shearing the lambs at the end of this month, there is already a waiting list for their fleeces. Also some fine-wool Merinos, Wensleydale, Teeswater, and Merino Cross fleeces available or with a waiting list. Sheep are raised on pasture and rotationally grazed, no chemicals used on the wool. Located in Whitefield. Email Shepherdscraftfarm@gmail.com for more details.
For Sale - Vintage Ashford spinning wheel, asking $550, which Includes a lazy kate 3 spool plying yard holder, a set of carders and an instruction book.
Also for sale an Inkle loom, asking $75. Located in Camden. Click on links to view images of these items. Wheel 1 Wheel 2 Loom 1 Loom 2 Contact Janet via email or phone 207-691-1372
REDUCED! For Sale: Harrisville hand loom, model A/6 to sell. It is 22" wide with 4 harnesses and 6 treadles. It folds up to a nice compact size, when not in use. I'll include 3 wooden Harrisville shuttles, a bunch of bobbins, and a set of lease sticks. My price is $350.

I also have a wooden warp board that is 35" x 35" and makes about a 12 yard warp I am selling for $75. Located in southern Maine Contact Catey via email.
Seeking a copy of Warp Weighted Loom by Marta Hoffman. Call Lisa Bertoldi, 413.268.7485 or email
FIBER ARTS BOOKS FOR SALE

All in excellent condition, hardbacks have dust jackets Buy four or more for 10% discount. You pay mailing from Maine. Payment by PayPal. US only. Email to kdchipman@gwi.net
    Grierson, Su. The Colour Cauldron (Scotland, 1986) $50
    Knutson, Linda. Synthetic Dyes for Natural Fibers, rev. (1986) $100
    Ross, Mabel. Encyclopedia of Hand Spinning (US ed., 1988) $70
    Ross, Mabel. Essentials of Yarn Design for Handspinners, rev. (1986) $70
    Ross, Mabel. Handspinner's Workbook: Fancy Yarns, (1989) $100
    von Stralen, Trudy. Indigo, Madder & Marigold: a Portfolio of Colors from Natural Dyes, (1993) $30
    Worst, Edward F. Weaving with Foot-Power Looms, 6th ed. (repub. 1974) $50

Many other titles available-- email for info
For Sale: 60 inch 8 Harness Le Clerc Nilus Floor Loom Click here for description and contact info.
For sale: Handmade 45" counter-balance loom, 4 harnesses, 6 treadles. Includes bench, 4 reeds, 45" temple, raddle and beater weights. $700. Located in Phippsburg, Maine. Call 207-389-2635 or email John
For Sale: Selling many years of spin off magazines. They are from 1990 - 2014. Selling them in groups of 4 (spring, summer, fall and winter ) for any given year. I'm missing a few issues. Asking $8.00 for 4 issues. Have about 82 issues. Need room !!! Prefer you pick up or meet you, but can ship(you pay postage). Located in Solon. Contact Barbara via email
For Sale - Brother Profile 588 standard gauge knitting machine. Bought over 30 years ago and never used it. This is brand new old stock. All parts included. Has been stored in a smoke free home. Pristine condition. Two instruction manuals included. Brackets and separate parts box loaded with everything. Prefer to hand knit so it's time to part with it. Serious inquiries only. $300.00 See many photos on craigs list ad Contact Victoria via email
Would you like to spin fleece from a very rare American sheep breed? NEWAIM Farm in Waldoboro raises CVM/Romeldale. This is a soft crimpy fiber is easy to spin alone or blend with your favorite fibers. You can also select your own raw fleece while they last. Washing facility onsite. For more information contact us via email or phone 207-832-5162. Not in our area? We can email photos and ship.
Price Reduced  For Sale -  L W Macomber Ad-A-Harness Loom Type B Folding Natural maple finish excellent well cared for condition 10 Harness frame set up with 4 Harnesses and Heddles, 40 inch reed, sectional warpbeam, Stainless steel rods make operating connections. Loom may be folded-work not damaged due to cast iron braces. Spool rack, numerous spools, tensioner, weavers bench, shuttles and reed go with price of $850.00. Contact via email

Price Reduced  Blending Board for sale, approximately 12" X 9" -72 TPI carding cloth blending space, on 14" X 10" bamboo board with handle. Comes with 2 dowels, brush, and includes piece of non skid matt to add to the back as an option. $110. Located in North Yarmouth, ME. Call Susan 899-7896 or email

For Sale - Traditional Ashford spinning wheel - excellent condition $275. Jefferson, Maine. Contact Kathy via email
For Sale - LeClerc four harness loom for sale with sectional beam for $900.00 priced to sell. Weaving bench to offer at $50.00. This was Merryweave's loom and has been sitting waiting for someone to adopt it.
I have pounds of white warp for the first warping. It is a forty four inch apron and has six treadles. This is a total deal. Valued at $1850.00 I can help load. Items located in Lincolnville Center. Contact Barb via email.
For Sale - Marudai stand, 26” tall with 8 wooden bobbins, chop stick and weight bag. Asking price $95.00. Schacht Matchless single treadle wheel. Hardly used. Includes 4 bobbins, lazy Kate, 4 whorls and cup holder. Asking price $850.00. Ashford Freedom flyer for Joy wheel. Never used. Asking $75.00. Mother Marian kick wheel. Asking $50.00. Roving white Columbia –Finn X, silver Romney, brown Finn-Romney X $3.00 per ounce. Items located in western Maine. I can bring them to SPA in Freeport. Email or call Sue at 647-8272
Shetland fleeces for sale. Skirted, unwashed, 2013 clip. $30.00/fleece. Call Chad, 207-248-2799, email or find us at www.facebook.com/wildthistlefarm. We're in Pittston, Maine.
For Sale - Harrisville 22" floor loom. Folds, and has wheels, for easy transport. Nearly new; first project is still on it. $600, which is half the price of a new one. Loom is located in Brunswick, ME. Please contact via email

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