Early American Weaving and Dyeing
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Originally titled "The Domestic Manufacturer's Assistant and Family Directory in the Arts of Weaving and Dyeing," this landmark work is a practical and historical guide to hand-weaving patterns and dye recipes. Includes 35 weaving drafts with their instructions, such as Bird Eyes, Herring Bone, Diamond Coverlet, Curtain Diaper, and more. Also includes dye recipes and methods for dyeing certain materials, as well as tables and calculations for the size and amount of material needed for various projects. (204pp. illus. Dover Pub., 1977.)