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Cut Strand Triangle Weaving

  • 10 Jul 2021
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • 408 Depot Street, Asheville NC 28801
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Using your stash yarns, learn how to weave a triangle scarf using one yarn strand at a time Using the basket weave. Unlike continuous strand weaving where you weave one continuous yarn having a pattern that is balanced on each side, Cut Strand weaving is different. The technique of weaving over and under is the same, however you use on stand of year for each row. This is a great way to use up your leftover yarn. You can mix and match your yarns for a colorful, very unique triangle scarf. There still is no elaborate planning or warping yarns. You weave as you go. The process is simple to learn and is enjoyable for adults and children of any age. Basic continuous weaving experience is helpful, but not necessary.

Level: Intermediate

Instructor: Marilyn Haas-Haseman  bio 

Materials fee: $5

Students should bring: 

If you have your own loom please bring it and email me to know how many precut strands you will need for your loom. If the loom is 3 foot than follow directions above about cutting strands.

• Precut yarns to 48 inches each. You can introduce accent yarns (mohair, fuzzy, lace, or cotton sock weight yarns) or have 2 coordinating colors. Cut 208 strands. Please do not tangle them. Can drape over a hanger or other object to easily pull yarn one at a time to weave. (For example you can hang 104 color on one hanger and 108 on another hanger).

• Crochet or weaving hook- preferably 5.25 mm/6-inch size or larger and one small one to crochet at edges. Amazon • Scissors • Hair Pic • Blunt needle (like used in darning)

• Comfortable shoes (you will initially be standing as you weave and then later sitting).

• Bring a lunch, drink, and snack.



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408 Depot Street
Asheville, NC 28801



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