Damask cowl

1

30/2 gemstone silk

36-40 epi

First sample 40 epi in 15 dent reed 2-3-3, see reed substitution chart

Second sample 20 epi reed 2-3-3

177 units of 8

15-20 pattern shafts

8 threads per Patten Shaft

Tie up see notes from Asheden video

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4

1

3

189 pattern units @ 8 ends per unit

Time

Winding the Warp about 7 hours

Threading pattern heddles approximately 14 hours

Threading Ground heddles approximately 6-14 hours (The Prisoner of Azkaban...)

Currently 30" wide.

Weft Calculations

Cowl: 30" 2/12 Gemstone Silk 

Total Weft required is 500.0 yards (2.9 ozs)

Short Sasanid robe 3 yards 2/12

Total Weft required is 1950.0 yards (11.1 ozs)

 

Sasanid wrap: 126" 2/12

Total Weft required is 2100.0 yards (12.0 ozs)

 

 

Project Status: 
Warping
Project Dates: 
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Last modified: 
Tue, 06/30/2020 - 19:42
Number of Treadles: 
4
Sett: 
40
EPI
Number of Shafts: 
4
Width On Loom: 
37.20
Inches
Length on Loom: 
9.00
Meters
Shrinkage Length: 
100%
Shrinkage Width: