Handweaving Author:Iona Plath This comprehensive book written for inexperienced as well as the advanced weaver contains 125 designs for handweaving, 90 of which are shown in full color. Designs include all types of fabrics for the home from curtains to rugs. Decorative fabric patterns with coultless applications will offer the creative weaver many possibilities. Other ... more »patterns include tweeds and worsted fashion fabric designs. Full weaving instructions, and an actual size photograph of the fabric is given with every pattern. Since designing takes experience and time, the homeweaver who wants to starat right in weaving will find here a great variety of patterns and types of textiles already worked out.
Patterns are mostly for 4 harness looms. There are also 2, 6 and 8 harness weaves, and it is explained how many of the 4 harness weaves can be woven on a 2 harness loom.« less