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Hand-woven bedcover, pillow and pillow sham. Includes instruction for making a frame loom. Weaving utilizes yarn for warp and yarn and ribbon for weft.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1979 (v.10#7) pg. 74

Contemporary coverlet with a center panel of overshot.
HANDMADE Spring 1982 (v.2#1) pg. 82, 73

White on white bedspread to weave on a 40" wide 4-harness loom. Uses honeysuckle pattern.
HANDWOVEN Fall-Winter 1979 (v.1#1) pg. 36, 59

"Chariot Wheels" twin-size bed coverlet to weave.
HANDWOVEN Fall-Winter 1980 (v.2#1) pg. 46, 73
Correction HANDWOVEN Mar 1981 (v.2#2) pg. 68

"Pine Bloom" twin-size bed coverlet to weave.
HANDWOVEN Fall-Winter 1980 (v.2#1) pg. 47, 70

A guide to weaving fancy coverlet fringes.
HANDWOVEN Nov 1981 (v.2#5) pg. 38

Handwoven Scandinavian-look bedspread in monk's belt pattern.
HANDWOVEN Mar 1982 (v.3#2) pg. 56, 87

Handwoven white-on-white overshot coverlet is a modification of the "Four Leaf Clover" pattern.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1982 (v.3#5) pg. 49, 93

Weaver's friendship coverlet is made from overshot pattern squares.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1982 (v.3#5) pg. 68

Weft-striped bedspread is handwoven in four shaft false damask.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1983 (v.4#4) pg. 61, 105

Fabrics for interiors. Part 4. How to weave tartan (plaid) yardage for use in curtains, upholstery, bedspreads, etc.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1983 (v.4#5) pg. 70, 102

"Inspired Bedspread" takes its design from the milk garlands once worn on top of milkmaid's heads as cushions for their milk pails. The spread is a weft-faced plain weave in a fine 6/1 wool. This 55"x92" spread for a twin bed has black at each end and a center section of multicolor stripes.
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1987 (v.8#3) pg. 49, I-7

A guide to undertaking a large weaving project. Accompanying article describes how to weave a 102"x130" bedspread in double weave.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1987 (v.8#4) pg. 85, 89

"A Son's Coverlet" (78"x106") is woven in four-shaft overshot using a pattern from "Keep Me Warm One Night."
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1994 (v.15#1) pg. 59, 94

Honeycomb-weave queen-sized bedspread with decorative crocheted edging is woven on eight shafts. Complementary pillow shams are woven in huck.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1999 (v.20#1) pg. 56, 74

A four-harness overshot threading pattern for a pinetree coverlet border.
INTERWEAVE Fall 1980 (v.5#4) pg. 12

Helen N. Jarvis describes her method of weaving a coverlet for the Lincoln Bed in the White House. Instructions for weaving the 9" fringe furnished.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #36 Fall 1978 (v.9#4) pg. 17

Twenty-harness madness. Description of how a Le Clerc "Dorothy" loom was expanded to 20 harnesses and used to reproduce an 1847 double-weave coverlet. Treadling, tieup and profile of coverlet included.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #48 Fall 1981 (v.12#4) pg. 46

Threading for a 16-harness Beiderwand coverlet in wool measuring 80"x100".
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #56 Fall 1983 (v.14#4) pg. 19

Coverlet weaving. An historical perspective, choice of pattern, warp preparation, etc.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #56 Fall 1983 (v.14#4) pg. 32, 34

Draft of an "88" motif coverlet woven for the Handweavers Guild of America's Convergence 1988.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #73 Winter 1987-88 (v.19#1) pg. 46

How to tell if an 18th or 19th Century coverlet is authentic.
SPIN-OFF Oct 1982 (v.6#4) pg. 26

Guidelines for weaving a "Sun, Moon and Stars" coverlet.
SPIN-OFF Oct 1982 (v.6#4) pg. 28

Draft for a handwoven coverlet based on a combination of the Whig Rose and Chariot Wheel pattern.
SPIN-OFF Oct 1982 (v.6#4) pg. 31

A mohair "throw" woven for a twin bed.
SPIN-OFF Winter 1984 (v.8#4) pg. 31

White-on-white coverlet is woven in overshot and edged with knitted lace.
SPIN-OFF Summer 1996 (v.20#2) pg. 68
Correction SPIN-OFF Fall 1996 (v.20#3) pg. 92

How to identify coverlet motifs and weave structures. Insert describes how to read an overshot draft.
THREADS #14 Dec 1987-Jan 1988 pg. 32
Correction THREADS #16 Apr-May 1988 pg. 4

Colonial coverlet woven in "Bow-knot from Kentucky" pattern.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #18 Fall 1980 (v.5#2) pg. 8

Weaving instructions for Morning Glory coverlet.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #22 Fall 1981 (v.6#2) pg. 55

Point boutonne, a Quececois hand-manipulated inlay technique. Includes instructions for weaving a bedspread.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #24 Spring 1982 (v.6#4) pg. 12

Multishaft overshot coverlet woven on opposites. Includes threading and profile drafts and five possible tie-ups for a ten-shaft pattern.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #31 Winter 1983-84 (v.8#3) pg. 76