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Favorite Scandinavian projects to weave : 45 stylish designs for the modern home

Creating handwoven textiles for the home is a time-honored tradition and one any crafter can enjoy. If you wish to truly tailor your home decor, let this book lead the way. It features : 45 unique projects developed and tested by professional weavers -- Step-by-step instructions, charts, illustrations, and color photos -- Work with linen, half-linen, cottolin, wool, paper, and piassava -- Versatile ideas for pillows, throws, rugs, curtains, table linens, and more -- A special section on textile care and handling
Print Book, English, 2010
Trafalgar Square, North Pomfret, Vt., 2010
128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
9781570764493, 1570764492
Colorful throw : Reverse twill
Summer blanket
Corduroy "fleece" rug
Hammock and rug from one warp
Roses in squares
Rya checkerboard with patterned background
Diamond twill upholstery fabric
Soft cushions in Plattvav
Straw table mat
Stina's overshot
"Red Monk" rep weave mat
Red and white rep weave runner
Hot pot piassava
Rooted in folk art
M's and O's curtains
Embroidered roses
Pillows with checks and stripes
"Arvika" rep mat
Linen summer hand towels
"Lime" hand towel
Black and white hand towels with color effects
Star hand towel
"Little Heart" hand towel
Waffle weave linen hand towel
Square hand towels with hanging loops at the center
Striped hand towels
Striped throw with inlay squares
Luxurious mohair throw
Linen summer pillow
Warm blanket : Warm colors
Huckaback curtain
Huckaback roll curtain
Heart blanket with loop patterning
Table cloth in block damask
"Mirror" linen napkins
"Glimmer" placemat
Linen and paper panels
Inlay goose-eye with white rag rya
Luxurious pillow with linen strips
Printed linen rugs
Linen and paper festive runner
Flowery wool mat
Linen with little secrets
Care of textile
"Features 45 timeless designs specially chosen from the popular Scandinavian weaving magazine Vävmagasinet"--Jacket
"Originally published in Swedish as Hemvävt"--Title page verso
Includes index