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cutler070805's Pink Lemonade Swirls
This is a very easy 4-shaft color and weave pattern for twill. I’ve never done a light/dark twill project before! Each of these makes a swirl that completely goes around in a circle. So cool!! I ...
Lace & Spot Weave Variations
Many Lace and Spot Weaves are created by warp floats and weft floats on a plain weave background. Lace has openings or holes and spot weave has closed spots. In my favorite book on weave structur…
GIST: Yarn & Fiber on Instagram: “@joygrove making magic with deflected doubleweave 🕸️ + Italian cotton/linen from my shop”
384 Likes, 2 Comments - GIST: Yarn & Fiber (@gistyarn) on Instagram: “@joygrove making magic with deflected doubleweave 🕸️ + Italian cotton/linen from my shop”
Ask Madelyn: Swedish Drafting Format
I would really like to see a discussion of the best way to translate an American weaving draft into a Swedish draft. The conventions are so different, I get brain freeze trying to do it myself!
'Patience... and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown'
This old Chinese proverb comes to mind when I weave. It seems like such a long journey from winding a warp to finishing a garment. Well, at least I …
Twills on 8 Shafts: Varying the Treadling | Weaving Space
In this post I look at the way different treadling sequences for 8-shaft twills can create individual design elements and overall effects in our woven fabric.