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Overshot - Textile Terms Dictionary - All Fiber Arts

Overshot - Common textile terms and their meaning**

Overshot - Textile Terms


Overshot weaving designs are created by weft threads that skip over groups of warp threads. The overshot pattern thread is usually of a thicker yarn than the ground tabby weft.

Pattern blocks are created using a twill treadling and unit blocks can be done in any sequence any number of times.
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z