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Grey Tencel Plain Weave

Grey Tencel Plain Weave

on12 June 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  The Louet Hollandia was dressed to sample a double weave so I tried doubling up the treadles and weaving one layer of plain weave. I like it.        

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Details of the Four Layer

Details of the Four Layer

on25 April 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  Detail images of four layer cloth from 8/2 gray tencel warp with lavender mohair weft.      

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Threading 8 Harness Louet Hollandia

Threading 8 Harness Louet Hollandia

on1 April 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  The Louet Hollandia was threaded with a 8/2 grey tercel in a twill pattern. Unfortunately there were many threading errors.     I finally decided to rethread the heddles and change the pattern to a 4 layer double weave.    

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Double Weave Experiments

Double Weave Experiments

on1 April 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  Grey Tencel 8/2 warp Weft Lavender merino wool Mauve wool Louet Hollandia 8 harness loom      

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Threading Errors

Threading Errors

on31 March 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  I was lazy in threading my twill warp.     very very lazy      

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Slayed

Slayed

on29 March 2015 / in textiles, weaving

  The 8 Harness Louet Hollandia is slayed!    

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Warp Mistakes and Weft Samples

Warp Mistakes and Weft Samples

on6 December 2014 / in textiles, weaving

  I ordered this 8/2 silver grey tercel February 2013 and warped my Louet 8 shaft loom. During the past 22 months Ive forgotten the threading pattern, tie-up, and weft selection. Today I began to sort out the thread tails, threading mistakes, and choose a weft.   The novelty yarn is pretty, but too fat allowing the warp threads to […]

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The Twisted Warp

The Twisted Warp

on17 September 2013 / in weaving

I was able to dress Holly with a five month old warp that has been waiting to be wound on to the back beam. But only after I salvaged the stainless steel conductive thread and cut out all of the tangled grey pearl cotton warp threads. WHile I was away there must be thready gremlins that infiltrated The Gas Station […]

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8/2 tencel

8/2 tencel

on26 February 2013 / in weaving

Yarn Barn’s 8/2 tencel on 8 oz. tubes (1680 yards)  $16/ tube. 2 ply Pale Grey #8023 and Turquoise #5977 to warp two separate projects. Shipping $8.50 and takes awhile so plan ahead.

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