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The big book of weaving : handweaving in the Swedish tradition : techniques, patterns, designs and materials / by Laila Lundell and Elisabeth Windesjö ; illustrations, Tomas Lundell ; photos, Kent Jardhammar ; translated by Carol Huebscher Rhoades.

Lundell, Laila, (author.). Windesjö, Elisabeth, (author.). Lundell, Tomas, (illustrator.). Rhoades, Carol Huebscher, (translator.).

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Summary:

Covers basic subjects such as warping a loom and making bobbins of weft, as well as more elaborate, highly decorative projects. Patterns are arranged by varying levels of difficulty and design so beginners and experienced weavers alike will discover new insights and concepts. Among the 40 step-by-step projects included in this volume are designs for baby blankets, shawls, table cloths, and linen hand towels.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 746.14 .L962b 2014 (Text) 37814003412849 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 07/23/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781570766862
  • ISBN: 157076686X
  • Physical Description: 269 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First paperback edition ; revised and expanded edition.
  • Publisher: North Pomfret, Vermont : Trafalgar Square, 2014.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
Covers basic subjects such as warping a loom and making bobbins of weft, as well as more elaborate, highly decorative projects. Patterns are arranged by varying levels of difficulty and design so beginners and experienced weavers alike will discover new insights and concepts. Among the 40 step-by-step projects included in this volume are designs for baby blankets, shawls, table cloths, and linen hand towels.
Original Version Note:
Originally published in Swedish as: Stora Vävboken. Third Edition. Sweden : Forma Publishing Group AB, 2005.
Language Note:
Translated from Swedish.
Subject: Hand weaving > Sweden.
Weaving > Sweden > Patterns.
Decoration and ornament > Sweden.

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