Thursday, September 20, 2012

REP Runners

Rep runner 2
Warped and Ready to Weave

Rep Runner 2
The Weaving Begins

REP Runner 3
67.5” x 17.75”

51.75” x 17.75”

REP Runner 2
17.75" x 17.75"

Number of Warp ends: 570 Warp Length: 6 yardsEPI: 32Width in Reed: 17.75"Weaving width: 18.15" Warp:  8/4 poly cotton rug warp from Great Northern WeavingWeft:  8/4 poly cotton rug warp from Great Northern Weaving.  This was both the thick (8 strands) and the thin (single strand) weft of dark grey.Colors:  Charcoal, Taupe, Grey, Terra Cotta
The weft (8 strands thick) was wound on the warping reel and then directly wound off onto a narrow rag shuttle to weave with.


  1. It's So pretty! I just finished a rep weave and am thinking of doing another with multiple strands for the weft. Have you found a simple way to prepare all eight? Spinning? Throwing the shuttle multiple times? Other?

  2. Hi SpinZen - I just added a photo and explanation as to how I handled the multiple strands of weft. Thanks for asking - I knew I forgot something in this post!

    1. Thanks so much! I'm a lover of your blog and always look forward to seeing your latest. Feel free to stop by mine some time. Karen

  3. beautiful clean lines. classic and modern at the same time. love it!

  4. Gorgeous, classic rep. I love the colors.