Handwoven Baby Blankets

Author: Tom Knisely
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811714112
Release Date: 2015-11-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

What better way to welcome that precious, tiny new person than with a luxurious, handwoven blanket! These beautiful, colorful designs will appeal to today's contemporary moms, as well as lovers of traditional weaves. • More than 30 snuggly cozy projects for baby • Plain weaves and fancy weaves, for everyday or special occasions • How to choose the best materials • Projects for both 4 harness and 8 harness looms

Handwoven Baby Blankets

Author: Tom Knisely
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811762793
Release Date: 2015-11-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

What better way to welcome that precious, tiny new person than with a luxurious, handwoven blanket! These beautiful, colorful designs will appeal to today's contemporary moms, as well as lovers of traditional weaves.

Handwoven Table Linens

Author: Tom Knisely
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780811765428
Release Date: 2017-04-30
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Tom Knisely, well-known teacher and author, found inspiration for table linens from things as varied as china patterns, a classic Spode Christmas tree, and traditional weaving patterns such as Shadow Weave, Wheel of Fortune, and Star of Bethlehem. The 27 patterns include simple weaves worked on 2- and 4-harness looms, as well as more complex weaves requiring more harnesses.

Weaving Rag Rugs

Author: Tom Knisely
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811758673
Release Date: 2014-04-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Every weaver weaves a rag rug--or two, or three. In this long-awaited book, well-known weaver and teacher Tom Knisely shares his knowledge and expertise in this collection of favorite rag rug patterns.

Handwoven Laces

Author: Donna Muller
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 1931499101
Release Date: 2002-04-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Both new and experienced hand weavers will find inspiration in this beautiful guide to creating lace. While true laces are laboriously made with needles or bobbins, hand weavers can use a loom to quickly produce lovely lacy fabrics. The loom-controlled textures depend upon groups of threads that work together and do not reveal their full effect until the cloth comes off the loom and is washed. Suitable for self-study or class use, this book offers weavers a sense of design mastery and a wealth of ideas and lace patterns.

Handwoven Design Collection 19

Author: Madelyn van der Hoogt
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 1931499179
Release Date: 2002-09-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This newest collection from Handwoven magazine includes 15 projects in glorious colors and intriguing weave structures in a wide range of materials--from silky to soft, woolly to gossamer, dressy to practical.

Weaving Designs by Bertha Gray Hayes

Author: Norma Smayda
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited
ISBN: 0764332465
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This book features the original sample collection and handwritten drafts of the talented, early 20th century weaver, Bertha Gray Hayes of Providence, Rhode Island. She designed and wove miniature overshot patterns for four-harness looms that are creative and unique. The book contains color reproductions of 72 original sample cards and 20 recently discovered patterns, many shown with a picture of the woven sample, and each with computer-generated drawdowns and drafting patterns. Her designs are unique in their asymmetry and personal in her use of name drafting to create the designs. Bertha Hayes attended the first nine National Conferences of American Handweavers (1938-1946). She learned to weave by herself through the Shuttle-Craft home course and was a charter member of the Shuttle-Craft Guild, and authored articles on weaving.

Next Steps in Weaving

Author: Pattie Graver
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781620336274
Release Date: 2015-08-19
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

There is a lot to learn about weaving! As a new weaver, you might wonder what the next steps are to grow your skills. Next Steps in Weaving has the answers you're looking for. In this beautiful book by Pattie Graver, former Managing Editor of Handwoven magazine, you'll be explore a variety of weave structures and concepts in depth and detail including twill, color-and-weave, overshot, summer and winter, lace, and doubleweave. This is not just a book of weaving patterns. Each topic is explained and supplemented with instructions for weaving a sampler and a project in order to solidify the concepts and enable you to design your own projects. In addition, the book offers troubleshooting tips in order to expand your weaving expertise. Whether you're new to weaving, have the basics down, or are looking to improve your foundation skills, this book will be an asset to your weaving library. So what are you waiting for? Take the Next Steps in Weaving!

Handwoven Design Collection 18

Author: Madelyn van der Hoogt
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 1931499098
Release Date: 2002-05-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

A collection of woven towel projects for handweavers with complete, easy-to-follow instructions, this book features patterns of all kinds. Projects include bath, dish, fingertip, and pawtip towels.

The Big Book of Granny Squares

Author: Tracey Lord
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781620337134
Release Date: 2014-11-14
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The biggest collection of crochet motifs. Period. Crocheters can never get enough of granny squares--the cheerful, colorful motifs that are the basis of countless afghans, pillows, and baby blankets. The Big Book of Granny Squares is just that--the most comprehensive collection to date. Readers will enjoy 365 unique squares with swatches and step-by-step written instructions for each granny square pattern. A lay-flat binding makes it easy for readers to check the crochet pattern while they work. Easy to use and inspirational, this is a go-to reference that crocheters will reach for again and again. Crocheters love granny squares and are sure to adore this--the biggest and best compendium of granny square patterns ever.

8 12 20

Author: Kathryn Wertenberger
Publisher:
ISBN: 0934026343
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Shows how to draft patterns for a multishaft loom, looks at twills, double weaves, and weave structures, and tells how to select a loom

Handwoven Home

Author: Liz Gipson
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781632503381
Release Date: 2017-06-08
Genre: Hand weaving

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.

Classic Crochet Blankets

Author: Interweave Editors
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781632503596
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Add warmth to your home with practical, timeless, and easy-to-make crocheted blankets! Discover 18 of our favorite, timeless patterns for crochet afghans, blankets, and throws in Interweave Presents Classic Crochet Blankets. You'll explore a variety of techniques and crochet stitches in the clever and classic designs featured in this collection. Projects show off lovely lacework, textured cables, creative colorwork, stash busting granny squares and more. As you work these crochet techniques, you'll be using a variety of construction methods: working from the center out, in rows, and joining crochet motifs. Plus, we've included helpful information on understanding crochet symbols and a mini-library of crochet edgings you can use to customize your crochet blankets.

In the Rain with Baby Duck

Author: Amy Hest
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 1564025322
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Although her parents love walking in the rain, Baby Duck does not--until Grandpa shares a secret with her.

60 Quick Baby Blankets

Author: Sixth&Spring Books
Publisher:
ISBN: 1936096463
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Present instructions for sixty knitting patterns for baby blankets, throws, buntings, and cuddle toys in a variety of designs.