Simple Woven Garments: 20+ Projects to Weave & Wear by Sara Goldenberg, Jane Patrick
2015 | ISBN: 1620336170 | English | 152 pages | EPUB/AZW3 | 11 MB/11 MB
Fun and wearable weaving patterns!
Simple Woven Garments is both a pattern book and an idea book for creating simple woven shapes and turning them into everyday, highly wearable fashions. Readers will enjoy classic woven styles and nods to todays style trends in a collection of 20 woven garments (and 4 variations) for the "whats next" weaver.
This guide will help weavers create fabric that works for the intended garment, is easy to weave, and is above all beautiful. Authors Sara Goldenberg and Jane Patrick explore techniques such as yarn usage, spaced warps, felting, pick-up weaving patterns, finger-control weaving techniques, and embellishments. Shapes are simple rectangles and sewing requires minimal skill.
Weavers will enjoy creating garments including wraps and tops, ranging from easy shawls with a twist to woven sweaters. Woven squares, rectangles, and strips are assembled into easy-sew garments with minimal finishing.