Best of Handwoven: Weaving with Silk eBook

Best of Handwoven: Weaving with Silk exposes both experienced and novice silk weavers to silk history, current trends, and tips and tricks for successful projects.
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Best of Handwoven: Weaving with Silk is for weavers interested in starting or improving their silk weaving with 12 silk weaving projects. Order yours today!

Begin your silk journey with an overview of silk farming and production. Next, explore the various types of silk created and use the various silks in your projects. Further your knowledge with stories behind these fantastic silk creations such as sheet music translated into plaid color-wheel patterns and discoveries of 4-block crackles from the Seattle Weavers Guild.

Enjoy a dozen silk-weaving projects on four- and eight- shafts plus additional tips and tricks with this fine yarn:

  • A Five-Silk Scarf
  • Batwing-sleeved Blouse
  • Silk Huck-Lace Scarf
  • Spot-Weave Silk Scarf
  • Silk: swatch collection #38
  • Lace with Warp Patterning
  • Simple Silk Scarf
  • Colorful Crackle for Silk Scarves
  • Overshot Scarf in Wool and Wool/Silk
  • Musical Color-Wheel Scarf
  • Silk Scarf with Beaded Leno
  • Silk Scarves in Deflected Doubleweave

Get your copy of the Best of Handwoven: Weaving with Silk today and immerse yourself in the luxurious world of silk!

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU EP8900
Product Type eBook
File Type PDF
Author/Designer Christina Garton
Technique Doubleweave, Overshot
Difficulty Level Intermediate
Customer Reviews (2)
I am glad I ordered this.
I enjoyed the content, particularly the different histories, what I have read so far. Online documents are not my favorite medium, but it does cut down on paper. I still may print this so that I can cuddle up with it. Silk is fascinating. Review by Michaela (Posted on 2/24/2014)
Another great resource for your weaving library
Once again I am pleased to have this resource from Handwoven in my weaving library. I have not yet woven with silk, believing it to be an expensive fiber which is difficult to work with. After reviewing thos product, I am feeling encouraged to give it a try. I also think having it as a downloadable file which I can print is a wonderful way to keep the costs down. Review by Linda (Posted on 12/28/2013)
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