Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite your own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Request a custom order and have something made just for you.
THE BOOKS ARE IN !

THE SHEPHERD'S RUG - A braided rug from roving
is a book by Letty Klein and Ann Brown

Table of contents:
PART I THE FIBERS
A little history
Types of fibers
Wool fibers
Medulated fibers
Kemp
Pigmented fibers
Fiber development
Felting fibers
PART II GETTING STARTED
Fiber Management
Fleece Selection
The Joy of washing wool
Terms Used
Color Options
Basic Supplies and Equipment
PART III – THE BRAID
Preparing the roving
Braiding
Tips
Felting Braids
PART IV – THE RUG
Choosing a Rug Shape
Planning the rug size
The Spiral Oval Rug
The Butted Oval Rug
The Spiral Round Rug
The Butted Round Rug
Chair Pads and Mug Rugs
The Rectangular Rug
Tips and techniques
Taking Care of your Braided Rug
PART V – THE RUGS FROM WOOL SHEEP BREEDS
Karakul
Romney
Lincoln
Shetland
Jacob
Cotswold
Leicester Longwool
Navajo-Churro
North Country Cheviot
Icelandic
Mohair blends
REFERENCES
INDEX

The Shepherd's Rug Book

$24.95

Overview