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How to use ribbon weaving to trim a purchased blanket.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1982 (v.13#10) pg. 60

Handwoven wool blanket is hand-stenciled with a fan pattern. Finished blanket measures 60"x90"..
HANDMADE Winter 1981-82 (v.1#3) pg. 24, 38

Woven plaid blanket in tabby weave.
HANDMADE #12 Jan-Feb 1984 pg. 110, 89

Fluffy mohair and wool bed throw and matching bed cape have decorative bandings of pastel satin ribbons.
HANDWOVEN Spring-Summer 1980 (v.1#2) pg. 37, 59

Plaid wool blanket in plain weave.
HANDWOVEN Spring-Summer 1980 (v.1#2) pg. 37, 57

Double faced twill blanket requires an 8-harness loom. Option for a 4-harness single weave version is also furnished.
HANDWOVEN Fall-Winter 1980 (v.2#1) pg. 27, 64

Handwoven plaid blanket is adapted from an historical Colonial blanket.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1982 (v.3#5) pg. 54, 96

King size boucle twill blanket is bound with plain weave bias.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1983 (v.4#4) pg. 62, 106

Sunny skies picnic blanket. Woven in plaid twill. Warp stripes are analagous hues. Weft stripes follow the same sequence.
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1984 (v.5#3) pg. 69, 106

Weave a "prism pleasure" blanket in 1/3 twill with weft stripes interlocking to background weft on a four shaft loom.
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1985 (v.6#3) pg. 58, I-13

Weave a magnified twill blanket in shadow weave on a four shaft loom.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1985 (v.6#5) pg. 53, I-12

Shimmering pastel blanket, 40"x64", is woven in alternating blocks of plain weave and warp basket weave.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1986 (v.7#1) pg. 40, I-4

Plaid blanket and pillow woven in a two-twill weave of warp-and weft-faced blocks.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1987 (v.8#1) pg. 71, I-14

Weaving double width, a form of double weave in which fabric is woven in two layers, joined at one side. Describes how to convert a plain weave fabric draft for weaving double width. Tips on warp design, warping, using a mirror to monitor the lower shed and a method for getting a center fold that is smooth when opened. Includes project plans for four blankets, three in plain weave and one in 2/2 twill.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1989 (v.10#1) pg. 39, 77
Added Info HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1991 (v.12#5) pg. 19

"Gray and Rose" wool blanket (53"x82") is woven in a balanced 2/2 twill and uses thin stripes of rose and off-white in the warp.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1990 (v.11#5) pg. 42, 71

Color-and-weave blanket (36"x60") with fringed ends features alternating blocks of twil and twill with tabby.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1991 (v.12#1) pg. 55, 76

Twill overdye blanket (37"x60") is woven in a four-shaft twill with vertical stripes.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1991 (v.12#4) pg. 54, 92

Blanket woven in a mohair/wool boucle is vigorously brushed to create a thick, luxurious nap.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1991 (v.12#5) pg. 75, 93

Indian summer blanket (48"x70") is woven 2/2 twill on four shafts on a narrow (20") loom. Each of the three narrow panels has a stripe along one edge to allow for changes in color from panel to panel.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1993 (v.14#1) pg. 53, 85

Caribbean Blues blanket (36"x53") is woven in turned huck on four shafts.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1993 (v.14#1) pg. 55, 88

Heathery blanket with tweed warp yarn is woven with a variety of color-and-weave-effects that add visual depth to the simple plain-weave fabric.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1993 (v.14#4) pg. 63, 91

Twill plaid blanket in a twin-bed size is woven double-width on eight shafts.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1993 (v.14#4) pg. 64, 91

Lightweight, brightly colored carpet warp blanket is woven in plain weave. Bold warp stripes are accented with bands of weft in strong, contrasting colors.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1993 (v.14#4) pg. 65, 92

Snail Trail blanket is based on the traditional coverlet pattern. Treadling of this eight-shaft weave eliminates the characteristic overshot floats and produces a halftone interpretation.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1993 (v.14#4) pg. 66, 93
Correction HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1994 (v.15#1) pg. 83

Blue Jay blanket in twin-bed size is woven in blanket weave, double-width on eight shafts.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1993 (v.14#4) pg. 69, 94
Correction HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1993 (v.14#5) pg. 77

Blanket with ikat effect is woven in plain-weave from commercially space-dyed yarn.
HANDWOVEN Mar-Apr 1994 (v.15#2) pg. 59, 85

"Waulked" blanket (78"x92")is woven in a long narrow strip of plain weave, then cut in thirds and the pieces sewed together with a figure-eight stitch.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1996 (v.17#1) pg. 41, 85

Chenille basket-weave blanket (60"x82") in plaid double weave.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1996 (v.17#4) pg. 45, 100

Christopher's cover. A blanket (66"x98") woven in three panels from soft wool. All the color variations are in the warp, so the plain weave is easy to weave using a single weft.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1998 (v.19#1) pg. 56, 85

The eight-hour blanket. How to plan and weave the project, including time-saving tips.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1999 (v.20#4) pg. 28

Plaid blanket in double-faced weave. The block pattern reverses itself on the opposite side. Construction produces a horizontally striped effect that is more pronounced with a darker weft, less with a lighter one.
SCANDINAVIAN WEAVING MAGAZINE (VavMagasinet) 4/1990 pg. 28

Shaker textiles at the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art. Includes draft and instructions for a blanket and checked linen hand towel.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #53 Winter 1982 (v.14#1) pg. 61

Weaving project ideas. Includes a blanket, "woven" fringe, fabric reproduction, and long-eyed heddles.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #59 Summer 1984 (v.15#3) pg. 66

Blanket to double-weave with the twill pattern.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #61 Winter 1984 (v.16#1) pg. 27

Boldly-colored blankets, woven in an eight-harness twill, have checks or stripes set off by bands of black. Includes instructions for altering a few warp ends to individualize several blankets woven from the same warp. Fulling and finishing instructions are included.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #69 Winter 1986 (v.18#1) pg. 49

Weaving for a picnic. Instructions for weaving a plaid picnic basket liner, blanket, towels, napkins and inkle bands to act as cover hinges.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #94 Spring 1993 (v.24#2) pg. 26

Handwoven plaid blankets in natural handspun wools.
SPIN-OFF Oct 1982 (v.6#4) pg. 62

The family blanket. The story of a wife who spun the yarn and the husband who wove it into a plaid blanket. Includes instructions for weaving the 80"x90" blanket in double weave.
SPIN-OFF Summer 1992 (v.16#2) pg. 32

Handspun blankets. A discussion of fiber choices, size, joining strips and end finishes.
SPIN-OFF Winter 1993 (v.17#4) pg. 66

Textured blanket is woven with novelty yarn. Two versions of Weaver Rose draft and treadling recommended.
SPIN-OFF Winter 1993 (v.17#4) pg. 77

Five block double weave using the Glimakra long eyed heddle accessory. Includes instructions for weaving a blanket.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #27 Winter 1982-83 (v.7#3) pg. 45

How to weave four-block double weave on a four-shaft loom. Includes instructions for weaving a table runner and a color "gamp" blanket.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #29 Summer 1983 (v.8#1) pg. 72

A four-shaft twill plaid blanket.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #31 Winter 1983-84 (v.8#3) pg. 82