My work at Jolene!

My handwoven cloth is now for sale at Jolene, 211 W. Broad Street, Richmond. This elegant shop in the heart of downtown is a beautiful place to be. Take a look online at, or @jolenerva. Better yet, stop in when you are in Richmond. Shop local!


It’s just Dessert! Really, a bit of something bright and sweet. The unique design of these table mats set off just about anything you have to offer. All cotton, machine wash and hang up to dry if spills happen. No worries. 12 inches by 15 inches, with a short fringe that is hemstitched. Four are…

Washing Up

Sturdy and useful. All cotton, with a detailed rolled hem. Bath time, dish time, mop up time, this batch of 4 handwoven towels are right for the job. Some think they are too special for every day but – well, you decide. Now is now, and these are 17 x 25, nice and big and…


24 degrees on my morning walk today! This is Cosmic, a wrap woven in Madelinetosh wool and cotton. 15 inches wide, 71 inches long, 8.5 ounces in weight. Light, warm, magical. $250. Buy now

Useful, Small

A set of 4! Handwoven mats for many uses, these 10 by 12 inch mats are woven in a Crackle weave pattern. Thick and sturdy, they will protect the table or bureau, or corral the fruit. Reversible and 100% cotton. Four mats, $100. Buy now

Double Runner

This blue and black cotton this runner has lots to offer. Woven in double weave, 11 inches wide, 35 inches long. Knotted fringe. $250. Buy now

Woven Envelope

Handwoven in papery cotton Japanese yarns. 4 inches square when closed. Strong, small, elegant, simple. What will you place inside? $150. Buy now

6 For Your Table

This set of 6 table napkins/placemats features a canvas weave lace center in each piece. Handwoven in cotton and linen, each of the six are 16inches x 17inches, hemmed. $140 for the set. Buy now

Working in New Light 2022

This set of Finnish design overshot towels were just machine washed and are drying on a rack by the back porch. Below they are folded neatly in front of the window in my new studio in Jackson Ward, Richmond, Virginia. Each is all cotton, 17 inches by 25 inches. Hems are rolled and stitched. Details…