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Mountain Colors Kits

Since 2011, dje handwovens and Mountain Colors Yarn
have teamed up to create kit designs featuring
Mountain Colors hand-painted yarns.

Look for them in your local yarn shops or favorite on-line retailers.
Click here for a list of retailers
Scroll down to see the designs and all the different colors available.
Kits for rigid heddle, 2 & 4 shaft looms plus Zoom Looms! For Zoom Loom kits, please check out the Swatch Critters page.

Shop owners wishing to carry dje handwovens with Mountain Colors weaving kits, please contact us to place your order:
dje handwovens: email 
or call 406-642-6424 
Mountain Colors Yarn: email
or call 406-961-1900

To view an instructional video on how to warp a rigid heddle loom with a pre-measured warp, click here

NEW! "Silk Road
" scarf kit
for rigid heddle/knitters, 2-shaft looms
Mountain Colors hand-painted Bearfoot merino/mohair and Winter Silk merino/silk yarns, this scarf commemorates the Silk Road; the many trails, by-ways and routes which moved silk from the Orient to markets across the Middle East and Europe. This sumptuous scarf is soft against your skin and will drape beautifully with your favorite jacket.
Three colorways: Summer dale, Meadowlark and Spring Eclipse.
Click below the pictures for the slide show controls.

"Gotta Dash!" scarf kit
This rigid heddle kit features Mountain Colors Weavers Wool. Vertical and horizontal dashes dance together to create a wonderful pattern. With the warp already wound, this kit makes for quick weaving for all experience levels.

Gotta Dash in Summit

Indian Paintbrush                     Big Sky                              Lilac         


"Versatility" shawl/cowl/hood
One project + 3 ways to wear it = a truly versatile kit!  This leno weave rigid heddle kit features Mountain Colors Weavers Wool yarn and there is no sewing involved! Kit inc diagrams and instructions for leno weave as well as how to finish the shawl/cowl/hood and adjusting for sizes.

As shown above in Red Willow plus:

 Big Sky                                Peppergrass                                               NEW! Lilac

"Harmonious Huck"
This 4-shaft huck lace design features Mountain Colors merino/silk blend Winterlace yarn in their Harmony Colors. This silky soft scarf is long enough to wear multiple ways - a French knot for your favorite blouse or floating around the collar of your "go-to" jacket. Finished size: 8" wide x 72" long

Available in Harmony Plum (as shown above) plus:

Harmony Iris                  Harmony Soft Rock          Harmony Garnet           Harmony Mallard

"Chorus Line" scarf
This mixed warp scarf designed for rigid heddle or 2-shaft looms features a chorus line of Mountain Colors yarns in the warp: Hollyhock Wool Crepe, Thunderstorm merino Ribbon and Lodgegrass Woo/silk Twizzle. Changing the wool crepe weft colors dramatically creates new looks. A fun, easy kit to weave, the resulting scarf is soft and flowing. Having the mixed warp pre-measured and wound makes it an excellent beginners kit, but intermediate to advanced weavers will love the convenience of the ready to go warp. Finished size: 8" wide by 72" long.

Available with weft colors: Hummingbird (shown above) plus:

        Sierra                                 Big Sky                  Mountain Twilight



Featuring Mountain Colors "Mountain Goat" yarns (wool blended with just a kiss of mohair for shine), this kit is designed with rigid heddle and knitting loom weavers in mind. A kaleidoscope uses light and mirrors to transform ordinary objects into extraordinary designs. In this kit, the hounds tooth plaid weave structure transforms the color repeats in the hand-painted yarns into new dimensions. 
As pictured above in "Trading Post" plus colorways below.  Finished size: 7.5" W x 60" L.

"Red Tail Hawk"         "Peppergrass"          "Headwaters"   

"Through the Window"
shown in Deep Blue Crazyfoot with "Gold Rush" Twizzle
Our most popular kit returns. This kit is designed for rigid heddle or two shaft looms. Alternating Mountain Colors Deep Blue Crazy Foot with the hand-painted Twizzle creates a glimpse of color "through the window" in a
 7" wide by 60" long scarf that floats in the breeze.

All kits include Deep Blue Crazy Foot yarn with choice of Twizzle yarns. Color choices shown below

               "Mountain Tango"                 "Portland Rose"             "Blooming Gale"                  "Gold Rush"              


"That's Doable" Overshot Name Draft Runner
This 4-shaft overshot design is based on a name draft created from "That's Doable!" Sett at 10 e.p.i. the warp and tabby weft are in Mountain Colors wool crepe with their Weavers Wool for the pattern weft. Kits are available as either a scarf 8.5" wide by 60" long or runner 13.5" wide x 48" long.

Scarf sample as shown in "Harmony Starlight" wool crepe with "Snapdragon" Weavers Wool. Runner as shown above in Yellowstone Crepe with Harmony Garnet Weavers Wool plus color choices below.

"Harmony Starlight"                    "Wild Horse"                          "Cornflower"  
with "Snapdragon"                  with "Big Sky" pattern                   with "Ice"