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Damask Headband

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Project
Project Status: 
Weaving
Project Date: 
Fri, 02/03/2017
Yarn
Yarn: 20/2 silk
Color: Forrest Green
Type: warp
Loom
Number of Shafts: 
4
Number of Treadles: 
4
Sett: 
36.00 EPI
Length on Loom: 
7.30 yd
Width on Loom: 
6.00 in
Notes: 

234 ends wound for the warp

Silk form Halcyon yarn color 102

Ivy or lotus pattern or perhaps alternating the two.

58 pattern blocks

15 pattern blocks in point equals 28 pattern blocks per repeat 2 full repeats equals 57 blocks!

13 pattern shafts 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,12,11,10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2 repeat (24 pattern shafts per repeat) 2 repeats 6 & 5 border blocks14 pattern shafts point repeat = 26 blocks 2 point repeats with 3 border blocks on each side.

 

Warp Calculations Per Weavolution Resources Page:

Warp length is 272 inches (7.5 yards)

 

Length to weave each article is:

220 inches (under tension)

210 inches (relaxed)

 

Width in reed is: 6.6 inches

Number of warp ends: 238

 

Total Warp Required: 1785.0 yards (3.8 ozs.)

Total Weft required is 1455.3 yards (3.1 ozs)

Warp: $44.51

Weft: $36.31

 

Total Project Cost is $80.82

Cost per item is $80.82

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