How to Make Vertical Stripes In Your Weaving

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Horizontal stripes are achieved by weaving simple rows and periodically changing colors. Vertical stripes are another way to add interest to your design by introducing new patterns with your color palette. Here's how to try it our in your weaving:

Simply weave a tabby stitch through in your first color.

Wool weaving project vertical stripes

In the next row weave tabby stitch in your second color.

Wool weaving project vertical stripes

As you alternate colors in subsequent rows be sure that you are weaving the sides of your work, as well.  

Wool weaving project vertical stripes

Continue on until you create the look you desire.

Wool weaving project vertical stripes

Happy Weaving! 

 


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