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Handweaver's Pattern Book [Hardcover]

Marguerite Porter Davison
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Everything Sept. 1 2002
By Grace
Format:Hardcover
I grew up with this book, and still consider it the most important one in my collection. It contains photos, threading, tie-down and treadling for nearly every type of weave, plus, each chapter begins with valuable general information about the weaves in that chapter.
It is a great book when you want a no-nonsence reference.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent! Dec 3 2012
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
Even though this is a really old book, it is perfect for the new and experienced weaaver! It has so many ideas and patterns and is great for all types of looms!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Format:Hardcover
I have been using this book for over 15 years. It is easy to find the perfect pattern for a weaving project, and you only have to be able to follow a very simple diagram to do the tieup and weave. Many other books have entered and left my studio over the past 15 years....this is the only one I have kept......sw
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5.0 out of 5 stars If there is one book every weaver should own it is this one. Sept. 14 1998
By Daniel Waits - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
Truly, this is the book every weaver should have. Why? It contains, in a simple manner, many of the basic patterns used by every weaver. The instructions, tie-ups, draw downs - well, every aspect of this book makes the weaving of the time honored and time tested patterns a fairly easy process. So much of weaving refers to patterns that are within the cover of this book. Ms. Davison's work to preserve the ageless patterns is well worth the price. Buy it, read it, use it, and pass it on to someone you love in your will.
27 of 27 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The only 4-harness pattern book you'll ever need!!! Jan. 3 2003
By Dr. Susan M. Whitefeather - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
I have been using this book for over 15 years. It is easy to find the perfect pattern for a weaving project, and you only have to be able to follow a very simple diagram to do the tieup and weave. Many other books have entered and left my studio over the past 15 years....this is the only one I have kept......sw
19 of 19 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Everything Sept. 1 2002
By Grace - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
I grew up with this book, and still consider it the most important one in my collection. It contains photos, threading, tie-down and treadling for nearly every type of 4 harness weave, plus each chapter begins with valuable general information about the weaves in that chapter.

It is a great book when you want a no-nonsense reference.
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars BEST May 30 2007
By Precision Trimming Corp - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
This is the book no weaver should be without. It is THE foundation of a weaver's library! May it never go out of print.

T. Pierson

Weave Designer,

Precision Trimming Corp.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great book, not out of print (1/5/07) Jan. 5 2007
By M. Riley - Published on Amazon.com
As of this date (1/5/07), this book is NOT out of print; it's available from various sellers at about $36, so no need to pay OOP prices for it.

That being said -- it's a great book. Lots of pattern drafts, an essential in any weaver's library.
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