A kind of linen tape formerly used to make laces, or the linen yarn from which this is manufactured.
- Now, she is an expert weaver herself although the small inkle looms she uses for demonstrations are a long way off the massive industrial versions.
- Another method by which braids could have been produced is inkle weaving.
- The loom looks a lot like your regular inkle loom except it has two sides.
Mid 16th century: of unknown origin.
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