Checks and Stripes Towels

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 Checks and Stripes Towels

Designed by Chelsay Russell

A set of tea towels in two classic patterns - checks and stripes. Order a kit.

Equipment

  • Rigid heddle loom   (Read about adapting rigid heddle patterns for multi-shaft looms here.) 
  • 12 / 12.5 dent reed
  • One boat shuttle or stick shuttle
  • Four bobbins (for boat shuttles only)

Yarn

Warp: Duet Cotton/Linen. 240 yds Pearl, 120 yds Pear, 120 yds Santorini, 120 yds Chambray.

Weft: Duet Cotton/Linen. 175 yds Pearl, 85 yds Pear, 120 yds Santorini, 125 yds Chambray.

Specifications

  • 20" weaving width
  • 12 EPI
  • 12 PPI
  • Two towels, 19” W x 27.5” L

Customer Reviews

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Ann Jorgenson
Love them!

I have made 7 different towels using this pattern and I love them! Nice big towels for a multitude of uses. I will definitely use this pattern again and again!

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Dawn
Slow weaver

I did not want to ignore this request. I have warped the loom but have not begun to weave. So far the instructions were easy to follow and I do not anticipate any problems. Sorry I am not much help.

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Dee Laurence
Loom too small

I’m working on adapting the chart to my 15 inch loom. Wish I had known that before ordering.

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Roy Peck
looking good

used the colors in the kitchen, burgundy, black, beige and white and they are so pretty that almost didn't want to use them

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Jan
Love weaving towels

There is nothing better than giving someone a handwoven towel as a gift. These towels are an enjoyable weave and the results will not disappoint you although I prefer my towels to be hemmed. They're very absorbent and a great way to brighten up your kitchen.