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I'm thinking that overshot patterns might reflect some of the rhythms in the…

I'm thinking that overshot patterns might reflect some of the rhythms in the lace fabrics. Overshot with handspun weft

Weaving For Fun : Hemstitching 101 - Ann's Version

WEAVING FOR FUN: Repeat -- Hemstitching 101 - Ann's Version - she starts at the end where I usually leave a tail, so this would work well for me.

Weaving Draft April 1952 No. 1, Master Weaver, Fulford, Quebec, Canada, ca 1951…

Weaving Draft April 1952 No. Master Weaver, Fulford, Quebec, Canada, ca

antique c. late 1800s striped homespun wool blanket with tassel trim as-is by MouseTrapVintage

late striped homespun wool blanket with tassel trim as-is by MouseTrapVintage

1771 British Sample Bound pages: 8 1/4 x 4 5/8 in.- of Captain Nicholson on the brigantine Havannah. made by the Manchester manufacturing firm of Benjamin and John Bower, represent the type of inexpensive cloth mixtures of linen and cotton- MET 156.4T31

Textile Sample Book Date: 1771 Culture: British Medium: Paper, cloth binding, with attached samples of fustian Dimensions: 9 x 5 x 2 inches x x cm Bound pages: 8 x 4 in. Classification: Textiles-Sample Books Credit Line: Rogers Fund, Accession Number:

In 1771 this sample book was an innovative marketing tool that traveled from Liverpool to New York City with Captain Nicholson on the brigantine Havannah. Its five hundred swatches, made by the Manchester manufacturing firm of Benjamin and John Bower, represent the type of inexpensive cloth worn by sailors, artisans, and enslaved persons. Such textiles—especially the colorful checked and striped examples—were also a valuable currency exchanged for enslaved African men, women, and children.

Textile Sample Book Date: 1771 Culture: British Medium: Paper, cloth binding, with attached samples of fustian Dimensions: 9 x 5 x 2 inches x x cm Bound pages: 8 x 4 in. Classification: Textiles-Sample Books Credit Line: Rogers Fund, Accession Number:

1771 British Sample Book 9 x 5 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches Bound pages: 8 1/4 x 4 5/8 in.- of Captain Nicholson on the brigantine Havannah. made by the Manchester manufacturing firm of Benjamin and John Bower, represent the type of inexpensive cloth mixtures of linen and cotton- MET 156.4T31

Textile Sample Book - Britain - 1771 - Captain Nicholson on the brigantine Havannah. made by the Manchester manufacturing firm of Benjamin and John Bower, represent the type of inexpensive cloth mixtures of linen and cotton