Handwoven November/December 2013


November/December 2013
Glorious Twill!

 

Elegant Gamp Lap Robe
Suzie Liles

 

 

Autumn Fire Runner
Jean Sparkes


Departments

From the Editor
Contributors
Letters
What’s Happening

Goods
Media Picks
Spotlight

Roving Reporters
Reader’s Guide:
      Project Directory
      Yarns and Suppliers
      How to Use This Issue
Classified Ads
Advertisers’ Index
Endnotes: Kathy Augustine

Features

Taxonomy of TwillsMadelyn van der Hoogt
Explore the many faces of this "most illustrious and versatile of weave structures."

Understanding Color-and-Weave Effects Karen Donde
What can perennial favorites houndstooth and pinwheels teach us about twill-based color-and-weave effects?.

Can I Weave That on My Rigid-Heddle LoomLiz Gipson
How to decide whether you can (or want to!) weave a shaft-loom draft on a rigid-heddle loom.

Idea Gallery: Twill for Shape and DrapeDianne Totten, Barbara Herbster, and Jane Patrick
Three garments that celebrate the unique properties of twill fabric.

Traditions: A Gathering of Threads Rosalie Neilson
Kongo Gumi is a handsome and handy member of the ancient kumihimo braid family.

Yarn Lab: North Light Illuminated Fran Curran
Fran tests out twills and more with North Light Fibers Forever Lace yarn.

Projects:

Autumn Fire Runner • Jean Sparkes

4-Shaft M-and-W Twill Dish Towels Robyn Spady

Double-Faced Twill Table Mats Kate Lange-McKibben

"Test Drive Twill Towels" • Yoriko Oki

Elegant Gamp Lap Robe Suzie Liles

Rosepath for Baby Wrap • Susan Horton

Sampled, Striped, and Shaded Twill Robe • Sarah H. Jackson

Evening on Broadway Undulating Twill Bag Marilynn Cowgill

Copper River Shawl Deanna Baugh

Infinity Scarves in Shadow Weave and Log Cabin Fran Curran

Waves of Color: Advancing Twill Scarves Robin Lynde

Twill Variations Top Linda Williams

Twill Lines in a 4-Spot Kongo Gumi Braid Sampler Rosalie Neilson

Red Twill Runner • Madelyn van der Hoogt (Online Only)

Burnished Cinnamon Scarf • Jane Patrick and Betty Paepke (Online Only)

Color-and-Weave Towels for Tea • Karen Donde (Online Only)


"Test Drive" Twill Towels
Yoriko Oki

 

 

 

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