The Weaver's Book of 8-Shaft Patterns

Are you an 8-shaft weaver pressed for time? Or a 4-shaft weaver with more shafts on your loom gathering dust? If so, you'll love these loom weaving patterns.

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Are you an 8-shaft weaver pressed for time? Or a 4-shaft weaver with more shafts on your loom gathering dust?

Whether you want to get a project off to a fast start or to experiment with confidence, let A Weaver's Book of 8-Shaft Patterns be your guide. It's a recipe book containing almost 1,000 weaving patterns on more than 25 different weave structures.

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU 6081
Product Type Book
Binding Paperback
Number Of Pages 240
ISBN 13 9780934026673
Author/Designer Carol Strickler
Technique 8-Shaft Loom
Reviews
Customer Reviews (6)
I Love It
I love this book. It has all the essential information I need to use my 8 shaft loom. The pictures are black and white but they are easy to see and give me an example to look at. I keep picking it up and seeing the patterns and the relationships between tie ups, teadlings and threadings. So much makes sense now. Review by Barbara (Posted on 8/12/2016)
Worthwhile addition to any weaver's bookshelf
Good base to work from Review by Heather (Posted on 6/30/2016)
fantastic complex weaving
Well worth the money. Just about every pattern is in this book. Wonderful source of exercise . There are some drafts with 12 and 16 treadles. Selections of patterns from many other books and weavers.
not a recipe book. All yarn, color and sett are up to you. A must have.
Review by Leonora (Posted on 12/14/2015)
A great gift
I have owned and used this book for years. If I am at a loss for ideas what structure to pick for my next project, leafing through Strickler always inspires. This is a book I always take with me on my several annual vidits to my holiday home where my largest loom resides. A must, and the first one to go into the bag when I pack.

For this and many other reasons I have used this for gifts for new weaving friends who were not familiar with it. And I have just done so again. I'll never tire of it.
Review by Ellen (Posted on 8/8/2015)
"A manual of 8 shaft weaves"
I agree too, it's a must. It is black and white book which disappointed me at the beginning but then again it's a kick to my imagination.
Has a small introduction about each structure and lots of patterns. Great source of exercise and inspiration.
There are some drafts with 12 and 16 treadles and all patterns are loom controlled.
It's actually a selection of patterns from many other books and weavers.
It's not a recipy book since yarn, color and sett are up to you.
I recently got an eight shaft loom and this is a guide of what my loom can do.
I'm happy I bought it!
Review by Iro (Posted on 6/22/2014)
A Weaver's Book of 8-Shaft Patterns
This book is a must. It is a Weaver's Bible. ALMOST ever pattern is in the book. Review by Nan Smith (Posted on 11/15/2011)
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