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Sampling Take Two

I wanted to see what the design I used for the felted scarf looked like with yarn that didn’t felt, I choose bamboo which has amazing drape, is very soft and is sustainable. 190 more words

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Ready, Sett, Weave!

The warp is on the loom and I am at the important part. I have to thread the heddles in the correct order to create the pattern. 309 more words

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Warped & Weaving

My weaving design samples are up and running. I am using a warp that I was using for some double weave and so I was able to warp my loom with alternate black and blue thread. 165 more words

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LOL

I don’t know if you know but weaving was the beginning of the computer. Joseph Marie Jacquard invented the Jacquard loom in the 1800’s, a system that lifted the shafts based on whether a pin would go through a hole or not. 146 more words

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Weaving Wave to the 80's

I’ve been playing around trying to work a design around codes and computer chips. Have you seen a computer chip? It’s like a mini maze! 133 more words

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Lampas!

I learned that lampas is a type of double weave with many possible variations.  There are variations that have some areas with “pockets” between layers and variations with “tied” layers that have no pockets, and different yarn sizes can play an important role in lampas.  670 more words

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Networked Double Weave Pillow

I find the blurred edges of the patterns in networked double weave subtle and interesting.  I also like the clear, sharp edges of the patterns in traditional patterned double weave.   564 more words

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