Monday, November 19, 2012

Linen Hand Towels


24:32
Draft from Eleanor Best - Little Diamond Book - Page 32
Untitled
On Loom
24 / 32 LDB - side a
Side A
24 / 32 LDB - side b
Side B
24 shaft weave
EPI:  30
Width in Reed:  20"
Reed: 15 Dent - threaded 2 per dent
Warp Length: 8 yards

Heddle Count:
shafts 1 and 24: 13 per shaft
shafts 2-23: 26 per shaft

Warp: 10/2 cotton
Weft:  Linen 8/1 - unbleached

A temple was used for this project.

Weaving Width: 19.75"
Woven Length on Loom: 33"
Finished, hemmed measurements: 27" x 19"

3 drafts are being woven on the Toika Eeva.  Here is the first of 3.

5 comments:

  1. Beautiful! And I have severe shaft envy right now.

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  2. I too have major shaft envy not to mention loom studio envy. You are one lucky lady!

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  3. Me too! But also, you present your weaving so wonderfully and artistically. I could learn from you on that account too!

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  4. Thanks to all for your kind compliments! Ellen - I LOVE taking photos - this is a way that I can combine both interests together.

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  5. Me too! But also, you present your weaving so wonderfully and artistically. I could learn from you on that account too! hand towels

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