Woven to Wear
by Marilyn Murphy
soft cover, 144 pages
- About designing and weaving simple fabric suitable for clothing.
- Eases reader from flat garments to those with basic sewing or fitting
- Offers alternative finishing techniques such as knitted and looped edges, piping and fringed trims, and closures such as buttons and ties.
Author Marilyn Murphy and several designers at the forefront of handwoven wearables offer guidance for weaving scarves, wraps, shawls, capelets, and other garments. They also provide advice for finishing, cutting and sewing the fabric, adding edgings and closures, and combining woven fabrics with other techniques such as knitting and patchwork.
Readers will learn to create the fabric they want through yarn selection, weave structure, and delicate finishing techniques.
Item shipped within the Continental U.S. only.