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Do you love to weave? Here is a draft for an overshot scarf made from 10/2 Xie (rayon from bamboo) and self-striping sock yarn. You'll need a 4-harness loom, a 12-dent reed, 2 shuttles and the willingness to have a little fun!
Overshot is a classic weaving style brought to this country by the early European settlers. You'll find the classic blue and white overshot coverlets in museums, antique stores and old homes. Today, overshot is being re-imagined in all kinds of ways. It's still a beautiful, fun style to weave.
Scarf dimensions: 5" x 70"
Materials: 760 yards 10/2 Xie (rayon from bamboo); 330 yards self-striping sock yarn (such as Mini-Mochi)
Equipment Needed: 8” or wider 4-harness loom; 12 dent reed; two shuttles
Sett: 24ends per inch (epi)
This listing is for the draft only, not the finished scarf.
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83 reviews5 out of 5 stars
Really have been enjoying these patterns. Currently working on Maltese.
It is a nice pattern! I change the color and weave.
Very nice pattern; hope to weave it, before long. Thanks!
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