Friday, 17 April 2009

Merino & Silk Fabric Length, by June McKenzie

The warp is a very fine 2 ply merino with a heavier 2 ply silk in warp stripes with a fine boucle wool in some spaces. The same merino is used for the weft. A certain amount of crabbing (or tracking) of the plain weave has resulted, giving the fabric an interesting shimmering effect.

by June McKenzie

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