I've spent two posts discussing trying to calculate sett without saying much about the other project details.
What I'm working on, is another multiple tabby weaves experiment, also from Dr. Bateman's book. So far I've only threaded all three plain weave possibilities in alternating blocks, but this next experiment is based on expanding these blocks.
The blocks are expanded to five threads by repeating the first thread. So that,
In addition, these blocks can be flipped to create more possibilities. The threading draft I'm using is found on page 48 of Dr. Bateman's book.
I'm also planning to try the weftings found in this section as well. How far along am I at the moment? This far.........
Posted 4 June 2008 at http://leighsfiberjournal.blogspot.com
Multiple Tabby Weaves
MTW Weaving Update At Last - how this warp is weaving up
Expanded Multiple Tabby Weave Samples - the finished samples