Leaded Panes and Lightning Game
Double weave based on a parallel interleaved threading.
16-shaft loom with at least 15" weaving width, 8-dent reed (sleyed 4 ends per dent), 2 shuttles, 2 bobbins.
Warp: 30/2 linen, 4500 yd/lb (Euroflax, LoftyFiber), one dark and one light color, 720 yds of each
Weft: Same yarn as warp, normally use different dark and light colors, 520 yds each.
3-yards for 4 placemats or two 38” runners.
Warp: 32 epi; Weft: 32 ppi in pattern area, hems in half-basketweave hems weave at about 24 ppi. 14.4” in reed.
Expect about 4% shrinkage in width and length after washing.
Finished Size Runner (as shown): 38” long X 13.3” wide
Finished Size Placemat (as shown) 19” long x 13.3” wide.