Wednesday, November 23, 2016
sample weaving with Ashford Tekapo 3 ply yarn
After such great success with the sweater, I've been weaving samples with the Tekapo 3-ply yarn. I've been experimenting with colour (not my forte) and treadling, to see if there is anything I like for a second sweater. This time, I think I'll make a hoodie.
These are all woven at 12epi. In many ways, I like the green, but it tends to be a little bit too bright. Maybe I'll tone it down a bit by adding more naturals to the warp.
This picture is highlighting the plain weave sections I did. If I choose plain weave, I think 10epi would be better.