Frequent question: How do you weave a heart shaped basket?

How do you weave a heart?

How to make a heart shaped loom:

  1. 1/ Draw a heart shape on a paper plate or piece of card. …
  2. 2/ Use a quilting ruler to mark 0.5cm (or 1/4″) increments around the heart. …
  3. 3/ Cut out the heart shape and snip notches on each mark.
  4. 4/ Time to warp the loom. …
  5. 5/ When finished the back should look like this…

What is a Danish heart?

The woven heart is a traditional decoration on the Danish Christmas tree. It is said that the original julehjerte was crafted by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen. The oldest preserved heart dates back to 1860 and is on exhibit at the HC Andersen museum in Odense, Denmark.

What are Christmas traditions in Denmark?

In Denmark most people go to a Church Service on Christmas Eve about 4.00pm to hear the Christmas sermon or talk. It’s also an old, traditional custom to give animals a treat on Christmas Eve, so some people go for a walk in the park or woods and they might take some food to give the animals and birds.

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