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Hand towels, table runners, placemats, throws - weaving is perfectly suited to creating and customising just about any textile for the home. In Handwoven Home, weaving expert Liz Gipson explains the tools and techniques you'll need to weave personalised home textiles on a rigid-heddle loom. the most popular loom on the market today. From choosing the right yarn for your project to achieving your desired cloth type and the perfect drape, this book covers all the basics. And the 20+ projects are perfectly suited to the rigid-heddle loom, each starting with a simple square or rectangle and involving little sewing, shaping, or loom waste. You'll even learn how to make multiple towels at the same time, create a sturdy rug of wide fabric, and finish your projects with a polished, professional look.
Liz Gipson has made yarn her life. She is the author of Weaving Made Easy and is a veteran of DIY programming both in front and behind the camera. Liz also teaches weaving and spinning workshops across the country, publishes riggle-heddle patterns at Yarnworker.com, and is a yarn industry content-marketing consultant.
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