Providing in-depth information about the unusual structures and fibers that add dimension to fabrics, this guide gathers under a single cover more than 30 out-of-print articles from Weaver's Magazine and Prairie Wool Companion. An appealing range of projects are featured, such as scarves, shawls, bags, totes, jackets, and jewelry. Techniques include collapse, pleats, seersucker, waffle weaves, cord weaves, and honeycombs, in addition to a wide range of special finishing and fulling tips.
Author Biography: Madelyn van der Hoogtis the editor of Handwoven Magazine and was the editor of Weaver's Magazine from 1988 to 1999. She is the author of two other books in the Best of Weaver's series, Huck Lace and Thick 'n Thin. She lives in Coupeville, Washington.