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Weaving Inspiration from our Instagram Community

by Susie Martinez

It brings us so much joy to see all of the projects shared under the #gistyarn hashtag on Instagram. Today we are featuring three projects that caught our eye recently, each incorporating Mallo.
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Open Call for Pattern Designers

by LaChaun Moore

We are excited to share our first open call for weaving patterns! We are looking for experienced weavers to propose rigid heddle and 4 shaft pattern designs for our yarn collections: DuetMallo, and Beam
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A New Look for Gist Yarn

by Sarah Resnick

Meet the new website! For the last seven months, we have been working on redesigning our brand identity and rebuilding our website to better reflect the company we have become, and to better serve our community.
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Running Stitch Towels

by Christine Jablonski

This casually elegant motif is woven by alternating warp and weft colors in a specific order to create the illusion of an intricate pattern, also known as color-and-weave.
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Mixed Twill Scarf

by Elizabeth Springett

Inspired by traditional twill samplers, this scarf combines point twill, balanced twill, and broken twill for a bold visual effect.
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Basketweave Rug

by Christine Jablonski

A wool accent rug woven with a basketweave texture on a rigid heddle loom.
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Gosling Pillows Weave-Along with Arianna E. Funk

by Arianna E. Funk

Follow along with Arianna Funk as she weaves the Gosling Pillows and shares some insight into the Swedish way of dressing the loom.

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Deflected Doubleweave Scarf

by Elizabeth Springett

A straightforward approach to deflected doubleweave using 4 harnesses and 2 colors of Duet.

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Running Stitch Napkins

by Christine Jablonski

A timeless set of napkins woven with Duet Cotton/Linen in two contrasting hues. 
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Color-and-Weave Towels

by Jenny Sennott

Soft color-and-weave towels in two contrasting shades of blue.
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Free Pattern to Weave these Silk Noil Neck Scarves

by Emma Rhodes

Whip up this silky duo over the weekend and wear them on your neck, wrist, hair, or purse. 
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Brooks Bouquet Curtains

by Erin Supinski

Weave an elegant pair of curtains. The light, airy texture is complemented by Brooks Bouquet detailing and filters light beautifully. 
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Tencel Wave Scarf

by Sarah Resnick

This scarf pattern is a fun way to experiment with how different weft colors affect the same warp. 
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Cozy Merino Rigid Heddle Scarf

by Sarah Resnick

This oh-so-simple scarf is made with 3 skeins of soft and cozy merino wool. Three shades of blue create a gradation of color through stripes in the warp and weft. 
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Clasped Weft Scarf

by Mariah Gaar

A timeless scarf woven with a luxurious combination of silk and alpaca. Stripes are woven throughout the cloth using a technique called clasped weft, adding visual interest and accentuating the twill pattern.
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Rosepath Twill Scarf

by Emma Rhodes

An elegantly textured scarf for autumn and winter. The Rosepath twill structure is woven with a plush merino wool pattern weft on a tabby (plain weave) foundation of camel silk and cotton linen.
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Weave an Alternating Block Twill Scarf

by Morgan Hale

A warm & cozy alpaca scarf, designed using alternating twill blocks to create a unique optical illusion.

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Cozy Alpaca Poncho

by Andrea Carpenter

A simple poncho woven alpaca weaving yarn and constructed with minimal sewing. 

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