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Weaving Made Easy Revised and Updated

Weaving Made Easy Revised and Updated

17 Projects Using a Rigid-Heddle Loom

  • Author: Liz Gipson
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 1620336820
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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Create beautiful cloth with just a simple loom. This easy and accessible guide to weaving uses the simple rigid-heddle loom to create fabrics that are a perfect blend of fun and functionality. The rigid-heddle loom is small, portable, and affordable, making it the perfect starting point for anyone wanting to learn how to weave. 17 quick and easy weaving projects show how to make fabrics that are soft and drapey, sturdy and practical, or just plain fun and funky. Projects include woven scarves and belts, pillows, napkins, and hand-woven rugs. Complete, updated instructions for warping a loom, clear step-by-step photos and abundant tips, tricks, and techniques for color, design, and embellishment are included. Weaving Made Easy is the ultimate idea book for the beginning weaver.

Weaving Made Easy

Weaving Made Easy

  • Author: Liz Gipson
  • Publisher: Interweave
  • ISBN: 1596689838
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
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Weaving, one of the fastest ways to produce cloth, is thoroughly explained in this simple guide to the age-old craft. A perfect blend of ease and functionality, the small, portable rigid heddle loom can be used to easily produce loose, drape-friendly fabric as well as dense, sturdy material. Eighteen projects--for scarves, bags, belts, tops, and a bevy of household goodies such as pillows, rugs, and blankets--explore how to combine colors and create textured fabrics using a variety of techniques. Additional tips on adding crocheted edges, beaded fringe, and needle-felted flowers are also included.

Weaving Made Easy

Weaving Made Easy

17 Projects Using a Simple Loom

  • Author: Liz Gipson
  • Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 1620332078
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 128
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The weaving expert and author of Handwoven Home crafts a beginner’s guide that’s “destined to become a classic reference book . . . stellar!” (Blisstree.com). Weaving Made Easy is the beginning weavers’ ultimate guide to making fun, simple, and functional weaving projects from start to finish. It features seventeen simple projects made on the rigid heddle loom, a small, portable, and affordable weaving loom. Weaving Made Easy includes: A step-by-step guide on getting started weaving; weaving vocab 101, tools and materials explained, the basics of warp and weft, and how to start weaving Clear instructions for how to make various practical fabrics, from drapey to sturdy scarves and bags to belts, placemats, rugs, and more Tips and techniques for color, design, construction, and embellishment in weaving are also included. With clear, concise step-by-step photographs and instructions, this is the ideal book for beginning weavers. “Most of the featured projects are designed with either earth or jewel tones, causing the woven stitches to pop from the pages of the book.” —Detroit News “Gipson focuses on inexpensive, easy-to-use rigid heddle looms in this much-needed addition, including an extensive overview of weaving basics and a collection of accessible, attractive patterns.” —Library Journal

Swedish Weaving & Huck Embroidery Made Easy

Swedish Weaving & Huck Embroidery Made Easy

  • Author: Katherine Kennedy
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781573678148
  • Category: Embroidery
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Bead Weaving on a Loom

Bead Weaving on a Loom

Techniques and Patterns for Making Beautiful Bracelets, Necklaces, and Other Accessories

  • Author: Carol Porter,Fran Ortmeyer
  • Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
  • ISBN: 1607651335
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 250
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Bead Weaving on a Loom shows you how to use needles, thread, and beads to create your own expensive-looking jewelry in beautiful textural patterns. 11 step-by-step projects are provided for weaving intricate beaded creations, including bracelets, necklaces, earrings and more.

Weaving on Paper Or Draw-down Made Easy

Weaving on Paper Or Draw-down Made Easy

A Different Approach to Pattern Drafting Thru the Use of Miniature Harnesses Or Templets

  • Author: Henry A. Hoffman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Hand weaving
  • Page: 16
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Simple Woven Garments

Simple Woven Garments

20+ Projects to Weave & Wear

  • Author: Sara Goldenberg,Jane Patrick
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 1620335530
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 152
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Fun and wearable weaving patterns! Simple Woven Garments is both a pattern book and an idea book for creating simple woven shapes and turning them into everyday, highly wearable fashions. Readers will enjoy classic woven styles and nods to today's style trends in a collection of 20 woven garments (and 4 variations) for the "what's next" weaver. This guide will help weavers create fabric that works for the intended garment, is easy to weave, and is above all beautiful. Authors Sara Goldenberg and Jane Patrick explore techniques such as yarn usage, spaced warps, felting, pick-up weaving patterns, finger-control weaving techniques, and embellishments. Shapes are simple rectangles and sewing requires minimal skill. Weavers will enjoy creating garments including wraps and tops, ranging from easy shawls with a twist to woven sweaters. Woven squares, rectangles, and strips are assembled into easy-sew garments with minimal finishing.

Handwoven Home

Handwoven Home

Weaving Techniques, Tips, and Projects for the Rigid-Heddle Loom

  • Author: Liz Gipson
  • Publisher: Interweave Press
  • ISBN: 9781632503381
  • Category: Hand weaving
  • Page: 168
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There's No Place Like a Handwoven Home! Hand towels, table runners, placemats, throws--weaving is perfectly suited to creating and customizing just about any textile for your home. In Handwoven Home, weaving expert Liz Gipson explains the tools and techniques you'll need to weave personalized home textiles on a rigid-heddle loom--the most popular loom on the market today. From choosing the right yarn for your project to achieving your desired cloth type and drape, this book covers all the basics. And the 20+ projects are perfectly suited to the rigid-heddle loom, each starting with a simple square or rectangle and involving little sewing, shaping or loom waste. You'll even learn how to make multiple towels at the same time, create a sturdy rug of wide fabric, and finish your projects with a polished, professional look. Whether you're making textiles for yourself or as a gift, inside you'll find everything you need to create a woven personal touch for any room.

Craft

Craft

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Handicraft
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The Joy of Handweaving

The Joy of Handweaving

  • Author: Osma Tod
  • Publisher: Courier Corporation
  • ISBN: 0486157377
  • Category: Design
  • Page: 352
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The only book you'll need on the fundamentals of threads and weaves, plus numerous projects for beginner to advanced weavers, plus two-harness looms, four-harness looms, fabrics, colors, much more. Over 160 illustrations.