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Monks Cloth Weaving Drafts

Monk’s cloth is a type of canvas weave that is used for the backing for Swedish weaving, a type of embroidery.

To create the open spacing required for this weave structure, sett the yarn in groups of 4 ends per dent, with an empty dent between each group.

WIF File: monkclth.wif

Swedish Weaving

Swedish Weaving Patterns and Kits

Weaving Books: Drafts and Patterns

Learn to Make Monk’s Cloth Afghans
This 28-page booklet includes charts for 10 attractive, large-scale patterns that are particularly suitable for borders on hand-embroidered throws and afghans.

Monk’s Cloth: 17 Fun & Easy Projects
How to prepare the fabric, several ways of finishing and instructions for more stitches.

EBay Watch – Swedish Weaving

 

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