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By Liz Gipson

Create attractive textile with only a easy loom.

This effortless and obtainable consultant to weaving makes use of the easy rigid-heddle loom to create materials which are an ideal combination of enjoyable and performance. The rigid-heddle loom is small, transportable, and cheap, making it the fitting place to begin for a person desirous to tips on how to weave. 17 fast and simple weaving initiatives express easy methods to make materials which are gentle and drapey, good and useful, or simply undeniable enjoyable and funky.

Projects comprise woven scarves and belts, pillows, napkins, and hand-woven rugs. whole, up-to-date directions for warping a loom, transparent step by step photographs and ample suggestions, tips, and methods for colour, layout, and embellishment are incorporated. Weaving Made effortless is the last word notion booklet for the start weaver.

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Transfer mark for end of casing to hood. Cutting Directions Draw the pattern for the hood, as in step 1. 5 cm) for seam allowances. Adjust the pattern length, if necessary. Cut two pieces from the fabric, two pieces from the lining, and two pieces from the foam interlining. Cut a rectangle of fabric, 2" × 4" (5 × 10 cm), for the closure underlap. For a hood with petals, draw a pattern as on page 80, planning nine petals to fit around the hood opening, between marked dots, plus one petal that will be attached under the chin.

Edgestitch along the fold from the right side, beginning at end of one tail, continuing around neckline, and ending at end of opposite tail. 14 Finish the lower edge of gown with overlock or zigzag stitch. 5 cm) for hem; stitch. Repeat for sleeve hems, for gowns that do not have gathered sleeves. 34 Creative Costumes How to Sew a Gown with Gathered Sleeves 1 Sew the gown as on pages 31 to 34, steps 1 to 14. 3 cm) twice on lower edge of the sleeve. Stitch close to the first fold, leaving opening for inserting the elastic.

Straight edges are center back of crown. 28 to determine the radius of the inner brim. Draw a circle with this radius. Draw another circle from the same center point with a radius of 11" (28 cm). Cutting Directions Cut one crown, one brim, and one brim lining from the fabric, following the pattern as drawn on this page, in steps 1 to 3. Cut one crown and one brim from interfacing. You Will Need • 11⁄8 yd. 05 m) black fabric, at least 45" (115 cm) wide • 11⁄8 yd. 3 cm) seam allowances to all curved edges.

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