The Perfect Towels

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This weaving kit includes all the yarns needed to weave The Perfect Towels that were designed by Tracy Kaestner for Handwoven, Nov/Dec 2022, pages 68–72.

The “perfect” towels in this project combine turned Atwater-Bronson with cotton.  The original towels that are woven by Tracy Kaestner were woven in cottolin, but we are offering this kit in 100% cotton.

Weave structure: Turned Atwater-Bronson

Yarns: Aurora Earth 8/2 cotton

Note:  The cottolin yarns in this project are substituted in this kit with Aurora Earth 8/2 cottons.

Equipment needed: 8-shaft loom with 23” weaving width; 10-dent reed; 1 shuttle; 4 bobbins

Finished size: three hemmed towel 18 1/2" x 24"

Instructions needed: Handwoven November/December 2022 

Note:  This kit includes all yarns needed to weave this scarf.  The pattern can be found in the Handwoven magazine noted above.  You will need to purchase this magazine if you don't already own a copy.
Photos by Matt Graves