Measured Threads

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2/2 Twill (and plain weave) Weaving Draft

Twill (and plain weave) Weaving Draft - the plain weave section (bottom of the draft) would be nice - simply a multicolor warp and single color for weft.

Some Common Rules of Sashiko Stitching - Right & Wrong | design by Aika ... Carry the tread across the back of your work to move to next section, if the distance is an inch or less. Make sure the crossing thread is loose, so the fabric doesn't pucker.

Some Common Rules of Sashiko Stitching - Carry the tread across the back of your work to move to next section, if the distance is an inch or less. Make sure the crossing thread is loose, so the fabric doesn't pucker.

Stitched up! | Fine colored thread highlighting where collar had started to show wear. | Sashiko repairs by The Bandanna Almanac.

There is something crafty about repairing old clothes. There are some frequent spots that have damage, such as the collar of a jacket or the knee on a pair of jeans. Others are entirely unique to a…

Use the basics of weaving to create unique patches on your worn-through clothing! Visible mending is super trendy right now, and it's a great way to bust those pesky remnants (especially of handspun!) in your stash. Pro tip: use an embroidery hoop to stabilize your fabric! Get 6 more tips for visible mending on the blog. #creativecrafttips

Use the basics of weaving to create unique patches on your worn-through clothing! Visible mending is super trendy right now, and it's a great way to bust those pesky remnants (especially of handspun!) in your stash. Pro tip: use an embroidery hoop to stabilize your fabric! Get 6 more tips for visible mending on the blog. #creativecrafttips