Great Weave Structures for Color and Texture using Novelty Yarns

Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 1:00 pm

Walk into most yarn shops and it’s easy to become fascinated with stunning novelty yarns. But if you’re a weaver, it can be a challenge to figure out how to incorporate them into weaving projects in order to showcase the yarns without breaking the bank. Many of ideas are inspired by Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Lesage, Bernat Klein, and more. In this program, a variety of weave structures will be reviewed to add new dimensions to your weaving and let you take advantage of fun and exciting yarns.

Simple twill with sequins is an example of using novelty yarn in weaving
handwoven fabric made with recycled sari silk is an example of using novelty yarn in weaving
integrated plain weave handwoven fabric is an example of using novelty yarn in weaving
integrated plain weave handwoven fabric is an example of using novelty yarn in weaving
black plain weave background with regular picks of textured and colorful weft is an example of using novelty yarn in weaving

Speaker

Headshot of speaker Robin Spady

Robin Spady

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