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Weaving Solutions: Shortcuts, Tips and Ideas for the Handweaver - Signed

By: Griswold, Alice

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Milan, MI, A&G Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3381

ISBN: 0970022301

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, blue cloth with silver spine and cover titles, 22 by 28.5 cm, x 163 pp., illus. Near fine with only faint signs of shelf wear to the boards. Signed by Alice Griswold on the title page. An in-depth guide to the tips and tricks of weaving. Includes chapters on looms; planning a weaving project; winding a warp chain; winding the warp chain onto the warp beam; sectional warping; adding an extra warp beam; threading the heddles; reeds and denting; tying up the warp and the treadles; weaving accessories; weaving; finishing; properties of yarns; designing weaving projects; comments of ... View more info

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Weft-Faced Pattern Weaves: Tabby to Taqueté

By: Hoskins, Nancy Arthur

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publications Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 3382

ISBN: 2764338511

Condition: Very Good


Spiral-bound wraps, 23.5 by 27.8 cm, 352 pp., illus. in color and black and white. Very good with minor wear at the corners and edges. From the publisher: “Travel beyond the traditional limits of boundweave with this comprehensive guide to weft-faced pattern weaves. Beginning and experienced weavers alike will learn how to plan, predict, and weave colorful, rhythmical patterns, charming folk figures, and geometric designs in fabrics that are decorative and durable. Fifty-three projects range from simple to complex weaves. Directions, patterns, and tips are provided for the plain weave, twi... View more info

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The Corkwood Peg Loom Book: How to build your own dual gauge peg loom and how to use it [Weaving]

By: Regendanz, Maggie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: East Sussex, England, Corkwood: 2005

Seller ID: 3362

Condition: Very Good


Plastic comb binding with clear plastic cover, 21 by 29.5 cm, 14 pp., illus. in color. Very good with a few light dings and creases. A brief look at the peg loom, with chapters on tools you need to make your own peg looms; how to make a 92cm dual gauge loom; threader tool; basic peg loom weaving: threading the loom, weaving the loom, and joining blocks of colour; tying off and finishing loose ends, a quick to make rag rug; other materials; and useful addresses. View more info

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The Complete Book of Drafting for Handweavers

By: Van der Hoogt, Madelyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Petaluma, CA, Shuttle Craft Books with Unicorn Books and Crafts: 2013

Edition: later printing

Seller ID: 3379

Condition: good


Spiral-bound wraps, 22.5 by 27.5 cm, [111] 136 pp., illus. Very good with bumping at the corners and head and tail of the spine; yellow highlighting on 17 pages. From the publisher: “This is a book on drafting that is also a handbook of weaves. You'll not only learn to use drafting tools -- warp and weft draw-downs, warp and weft cross-sections, and block profile drafts, you'll also learn to design with pattern weaves. Under one cover find the steps for drafting and weaving any profile design in any unit weave as well as extras like color-and-weave, blended drafts, turned drafts, network d... View more info