From Hopi to Huck Towels
The colors and design for these towels were inspired by Native American pottery. The huck-lace dogwood blossom pattern highlights the spaced lines of color.
These towels are woven “sideways” - the hems are on the long side and the selvedges on the short side.
Weave structure: huck lace
Yarns: 8/2 Aurora Earth 100% cotton
Equipment: 8 shaft loom; 10 dent reed; 29" weaving width; 3 shuttle
Finished size: four generous sized kitchen towels 25.5" x 16" each
Instructions needed: Winning-Towels-Handwovens-21st-Century-Towel-Contest available from Long Thread Media for warping and weaving instructions.
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Designed by Roseanne White