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    Handwoven Cushy Alpaca Pillow

    A cushy alpaca pillow for a first project in knitting yarns.
    Warp floats (redwood) show on one side of this pillow, weft floats (buckwheat) on the other.

    Structure: Spot Bronson variation
    Equipment: Rigid heddle or 4-shaft loom, 19" weaving width; 12-dent rigid heddle or reed; 1 or 2 pick-up sticks; 1 shuttle
    Yarns: Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light
    Warp-405yd of #4281 Redwood
    Weft-245yd of #4204 Buckwheat
    Other Supplies: 16" square pillow form, matching sewing thread
    Warp Length: 224 ends, 65" long
    Setts: Warp-12 epi; Weft 12 ppi
    Dimensions: width in the reed 18.66"; woven length 36"; finished size after washing 16.5" x 16.5" each pillow face for a pillow 16" x 16"

    Leslie Ann Bestor

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    Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light

    redwood mix
    50% Super Fine Alpaca/50% Peruvian Wool
    Hand Wash
    5.75 sts = 1" on US 5
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