At last finished

2 Scarves one hand painted warp

2 Scarves one hand painted warp

It’s always amazing to see how different colors of yarn used in the weft with the same warp will change the end results. These scarves were both woven on the same painted warp. The weave structure used was a manifold twill. The painted warp yarn is an 8/2 Tencel dyed with Procion MX dyes. The weft yarns for each scarf are a 10/2 bamboo yarn. The weft yarns where from 2 different manufactures, XIE Bamboo for the turquoise scarf and Webs bamboo (This yarn has been discontinued) for the red-purple scarf. The Webs bamboo is less tightly spun, so has less shine to it. It was a good decision to unweave a large part of the Red-purple scarf. The end result is better. Now what to weave for the next project.

The Magnolia's blooms are so fragrant.

The Magnolia’s blooms are so fragrant.

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8 responses to “At last finished

  1. Ooh, beautiful. Gifts? Or might we see them in our guild sale?

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  2. These are lovely and they will surely be snapped up quickly!
    Diane

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  3. Your scarves are always so lovely.

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  4. Both of these are gorgeous–it’s fascinating to see how different they can be, with a change in weft!

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  5. Color choices excellent! Lovely scarves!

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