This weaving kit includes all the yarns needed to weave these scarves that were designed by Susan Kesler-Simpson and found in the Overshot Simply book pages 136-139.
These scarves are a modernized version of the Maltese Cross, which has been a staple of weavers for years.
You can choose from two different designs. The gold Starburst Scarf has a wonderful drape and uses a multicolored Tencel Autumn Twilight and Perle 5/2 cotton Sweet Potato. The red and white Starburst Scarf is woven with Perle 10/2 and 5/2 cottons.
Weave Structure: variation of Maltese Cross (overshot)
Yarns: Tencel, Perle 5/2 and Perle 10/2
Equipment needed: 4-shaft loom; 9" weaving width; 12 dent reed; 2 shuttles
Note: Additional small beads can be added to the fringe but are not included in this kit.
Finished Dimensions: 7.5" x 66" with 4" fringe
Instructions needed: Overshot Simply by Susan Kesler-Simpson. (sold separately)