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Dish or tea towels

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Dish or tea towels
Project
Project Status: 
Finished
Project Date: 
Sat, 07/30/2016 - Wed, 08/03/2016
Yarn
Yarn: Cotton 16/2
Color: Off white
Type: warp
Yarn: Cottolin 22/2
Color: Green and black
Type: weft
Yarn: Lingarn
Color: Blue and pink
Type: weft
Loom
Loom Used: 
Bergå Savonia
Number of Shafts: 
8
Number of Treadles: 
8
Sett: 
14.00 Ends/cm
Length on Loom: 
7.00 m
Width on Loom: 
42.00 cm
Notes: 

The draft is from the book, 8 shaft pattern, page 89

 

the blue and the pink/purple towels are made with Borgs lingarn 16/2 (I was not able to add that yarn)

the green and black is cottolin 22/2 also from Borgs Vävgarner AB

the red is cotton 16/2

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Lovely

Those are really beautiful!  Well done.

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Too pretty

If I received these tea towels as a gift, my first thought would be: Those are too pretty to use.

The colors and pattern design are elegant. I would feel like a duchess.

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Thank you

thank you, Queezle and 10ashus, for kind words.

 

sometimes when I start a project, I think, hmm I am sure this will be disaster, but then ones start, then I think, hmmm perhaps this is just nice, and I think this towel have all intentions to turn out fine.

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Lovely Towels

These towels are beautiful. Your use of details and color to create borders is particularly well done. Bravo!

RepWeaver

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Greta G's picture
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Thank you, RepWeaver

Thank you, RepWeaver

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Susan Harvey's picture
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Hi Greta, These are towels to

Hi Greta,

These are towels to be very proud of! They turned out beautiful.  Your hemstitching  and choice of colours are wonderful.

I very much appreciated your note to tell me that you had completed the project....

Best regards, Susan

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Greta G's picture
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Thank you Susan

Thank you Susan

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