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Purchasing a SAORI loom

Weaving Arts Austin is an authorized distributor of SAORI looms and accessories. If the loom you are looking for is not in stock, we will order it for you from Japan. Looms generally arrive within 2-4 weeks from time of placing the order. 

Please contact the studio with any questions.

 


SX-60

The SAORI SX60, with a color-coordinated wood and metal tubing construction, is foldable for transport and storage. You can fold and unfold the loom instantly without any additional assembly.  It has excellent durability and stability notwithstanding its lightweight and easily portable frame.

MSRP: $1485 (2-harness) / $1923 (4-harness)

 SAORI SX-60/SX-60H

SAORI SX-60/SX-60H

Features:

  • High-quality Japanese cherry wood and tan metal frame.
  • Folds easily for transport and storage
  • Built-in bobbin winder and shelf
  • The warp control pedal lets you advance the warp while remaining seated.
  • Wire heddles have larger holes to make threading easier.
  • A ready-made warp is set up on the loom so that you can start weaving after 15 minutes assembly.

SX-60 Loom Dimensions:

  • Width: 73cm (28″)
  • Depth: 70cm (27″) / 23cm (9″) when folded
  • Height: 99cm (39″) / 108cm (42″) when folded
  • Weight: 14.7kg (32.4lb)
  • Weaving Width: 60cm (23″)


 

Included Accessories:
1 reed (5 dents/cm=12 dents/inch); 2 harnesses (incl. 420 wire heddles); 1 boat shuttle (medium size); 15 bobbins; 1bobbin winder (built-in); 1 warp control pedal (built-in); 1 reed hook; 1 heddle hook; 1 clipping tying rod with cords; 1 tying rod with cords; 4 harness cord stoppers; 150 ready-made warp threads (150 threads x 6m/6.5yds)


SAORI SX-60H

 SAORI SX-60H

SAORI SX-60H

The SX60H loom has a longer metal tubing, which makes the position of the breast beam 74cm (about 29 inches) away from the floor. This is 5cm (about 2 inches) higher than the SX60 loom.  It gives more space for the comfort of tall weavers. The SX60H loom has a space and holes for another warp roller, with which you can enjoy double beam weaving by purchasing an extra warp roller.

MSRP: $1560 (2-harness) / $1998 (4-harness)

SX-60H Loom Dimensions:

  • Width: 73cm (28″)
  • Depth: 73cm (28″) / 23cm (9″) when folded
  • Height: 104cm (41″) / 114cm (45″) when folded
  • Weaving Width: 60cm (23″)
  • The height to the breast beam: 70cm (27″) =5cm (2″) higher than SX60
  • The height to the cloth roller: 64cm (25″) = 5 cm (2″) higher than SX60

WX-60

The SAORI WX60, the upgraded model of the long-selling SX60, is made of beautiful wood and foldable for transport and storage. You can fold and unfold the loom instantly without any additional assembly. It has excellent durability and stability notwithstanding its lightweight and easily portable frame.

MSRP: $1560 (2-harness) / $1998 (4-harness)


Features:

 SAORI wx-60

SAORI wx-60

  • High-quality Japanese cherry wood frame
  • Folds easily for transport and storage
  • Built-in bobbin winder and shelf
  • The new rubber friction warp control pedal lets you advance the warp while remaining seated.
  • Wire heddles have larger holes to make threading easier.
  • A ready-made warps is set up on the loom so that you can start weaving after 15 minutes assembly. (not available with the unassembled small packaging)
  • Available in unassembled package. (cost efficient for international shipping)
  • One clipping tying rod is included (breast beam side).
  • Harness cord stoppers are pre-installed.

Loom dimensions:

  • Width: 76cm (30“)
  • Depth: 76cm (30“) / 25cm (10“) when folded
  • Height: 98.5cm (39″) / 106cm (42″) when folded
  • Weight: 13.5kg (29.8lb)
  • Weaving Width: 60cm (23″)

Included Accessories:
1 reed (5 dents/cm=12 dents/inch); 2 harnesses (incl. 420 wire heddles); 4 harness cord stoppers; 1 boat shuttle (medium size); 15 bobbins; 1 bobbin winder (built-in); 1 warp control pedal (built-in); 1 reed hook; 1 heddle hook; 1 clipping tying rod with cords; 1 tying rod with cords;  4 harness cord stoppers; 150 ready-made warp threads (150 threads x 6m/6.5yds)

Note: When considering the WX-60, please keep in mind that purchasing height extenders might be necessary, which will add between $65 - $81 to the price of the loom.


CH-60

The SAORI CH60’s elegant style makes it a very popular choice among SAORI weavers.

MSRP: $1659 (2-harness) / $2106 (4-harness)

Features:

 SAORI CH-60

SAORI CH-60

  • Durable body made of high-quality Japanese cherry wood.
  • Built-in bobbin winder and shelf
  • The warp control lever lets you advance the warp while remaining seated.
  • Wire heddles have larger holes to make threading easier.
  • A ready-made warps is set up on the loom so that you can start weaving after 15 minutes assembly.

Loom dimensions:

  • Width: 69cm (26″)
  • Depth: 61cm (24″)
  • Height: 98cm (38″)
  • Weight: 15.7kg (34.5lb)
  • Weaving Width: 60cm (23″)

Included Accessories:

1 reed (5 dents/cm=12 dents/inch); 2 harnesses (incl. 420 wire heddles); 1 boat shuttle (medium size); 15 bobbins; 1 bobbin winder (built-in); 1 warp control lever (built-in); 1 reed hook; 1 heddle hook; 1 clipping tying rod with cords; 1 tying rod with cords; 4 harness cord stoppers; 150 ready-made warp threads (150 threads x 6m/6.5yds)


Piccolo-40

SAORI piccolo40 is a revolutionary hand weaving loom with both comfort and portability for weavers of all ages. Its lightweight metal tubing body has two height settings, and it easily folds for transport. Take this loom with you wherever you go, and enjoy weaving whenever you like!

Features:

  • Lightweight but strong body with beautifully chrome-plated metal tubing frame
  • Folds easily for transport and storage
  • The position of the breast beam is height adjustable: 60cm and 68cm (about 23.6″ and 26.8″)
  • Built-in bobbin winder and shelf (optional)
  • The warp control lever lets you advance the warp while remaining seated.
  • Wire heddles have larger holes to make threading easier.
  • A ready-made warps is set up on the loom so that you can start weaving after 15 minutes assembly.

Loom dimensions:

  • Width: 55cm (21.6″)
  • Depth: 56cm (22″) / 74cm (29″) when raised / 15cm (5.9″) when folded
  • Height: 81.5cm (32″) / 91.5cm (36″) when raised
  • Weight: 6.95kg (15.32lb)
  • Weaving Width: 40cm (15.8″)

Included Accessories:
bobbin winder; shelf; clamp; 1 reed (5 dents/cm = 12 dents/inch); 2 harnesses (incl. 200 wire heddles); 1 warp control lever (built-in); 1 clipping tying rod with cords; 1 tying rod with cords; reed hook; heddle hook; bobbins (15 pcs); boat shuttle (M); 100 ready-made warp threads (100 threads x
6m/6.5yds)

Optional items: extra reeds (3/4/7 dents/cm 8/10/18 dents/inch)

The position of the breast beam is 68cm away from the floor when the loom is raised. This is only 1cm lower than the SAORI SX60 loom. This height is comfortable enough for adult weavers as well.