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The Weaving, Spinning, and Dyeing Book

4.21  ·  Rating Details ·  34 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
This big, beautiful book with 435 illustrations is the clearest and most comprehensive ever published on the subjectexplains everything the expert or beginner needs to know on how to weave, spin, and dye. ...more
Hardcover, 366 pages
Published April 1st 1978 by Random House (NY) (first published 1978)
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Miryam-Chavah
May 22, 2007 Miryam-Chavah rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: spinners, weavers, fiber enthusiasts
this is on my list of MUST-HAVES if a person is looking to peddle their home-spun merchandise in an open market...

spinning of many different kinds of fibers is discussed along with the use of chemical and natural dyes...

*many* pics included in the book, of the different fibers pre-during and post dyeing, and also pics of the projects she discusses....

many different kinds of looms are also discussed (from inkles and small card looms, right on up to multi-peddle rigid-heddle types)...

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Ruth Temple
Nov 01, 2010 Ruth Temple rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: weaving, dyeing, spinning
This is the one my weaving, teaching mother wore cleanly out with loving use, and recommended to her students. Contents: Basics of Weaving, Card weaving, inkle loom, hopi belt loom, backstrap loom, Navajo loom, tradle Loom, Finishing techniques, Spinning, Dyeing, Design & Color, Making a living at it, suppliers. Glossary, Recommended Reading, Key to Color Photos, Index.
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Shelves: spin, weaving
Covers most aspects of fiber craft
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Mostly about weaving, a bit about dying, a very little bit about spinning.
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