Classified ads for the VHWSG are published on the website only. They are for selling, giving away, requesting, or trading personal items, but not commercial sales, that are fibre-related. Ads are free for both guild members and non-members.
Paid commercial ads for the VHWSG are published in the monthly newsletter only. They are for the regular sale of fibre-related products or equipment, whether they are sold by a company or an individual. Paid ads are $25 per year for a monthly display ad in the newsletter and $5 per ad for one-time ads. To submit a paid commercial ad, fill out the VHWSG-advertising-agreement-v4-2017 and send it with payment to the address on the form. Then send your ad copy by email to the webmaster.
There is no deadline for submitting classified ads. Each ad will be posted within 5 business days of being received.
Please submit classified ad requests by email. Include make and model, size, condition, price and contact information (email and/or phone number). Please also include your location if you are outside the Victoria, BC area.
Note: The Classified Ads webpage is accessible to non-members of the guild. Be sure that your contact information is something that you are comfortable sharing publicly. Please be sure that the people responding to your ads are legitimate buyers – spammers are not welcome as buyers or sellers.
Each ad runs for three months unless you request it to run longer. Please send an email when the item sells so that the ad can be removed – include the date and number code that appears above the ad.
October 6, 2019 (1034)
Schacht standard floor loom, 45 inches, 8 shafts, cherry, low castle. Heddles, raddle.
Folds to 26 inches wide.
It’s a lovely loom.
$1,000 or best offer.
Contact: Beth Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org (Note there are 3 “b”s in my email address!!)
September 25, 2019 (1033)
Customized Louet Junior drum carder.
This carder, designed especially for hand spinners, has been custom converted to a peddle powered, arm-saving, talk-of-the-town carding machine! (Can be easily detached from bike for convenience.)
Original purchased new for $470 plus tax. Asking $350.
Contact: Tracy at email@example.com
September 18, 2019 (1032)
Métier Clement 45 inch floor loom
It has 4 shafts and two reeds, a 6 and an 8.
Will deliver and help set up
September 18, 2019 (1030)
LeClerc Counterbalanced Loom
– like new, excellent weaving condition
– 70” wide, just over 60” weaving width
– comes with 2 reeds, one is brand new
– asking $700
– I live in VicWest, but do not have a vehicle to help move it.
Contact: Heather Dewey (firstname.lastname@example.org)
August 21, 2019 (1029)
Spinning Wheel Free to good home 🙂
The wheel works very well and appears to be homemade (made in 1988 is written on the back).
Includes extra items (bobbins, different spinning heads)
July 22, 2019 (1027)
Ashford hand carders HCL 72 point.
in great shape , nearly new, org. price $80.00
June 18, 2019 (1025)
Brand new Nilus Leclerc Fanny 60″ Fanny loom
Never removed from boxes. Includes bench and all instructions
Phone Gary at 250-655-1396