Valley Yarns #131 Summer Elegance Runner PDF
Weave Valley Yarns Summer Elegance Runner designed by Anita Thompson for summer, or any season. The 8-shaft overshot design, with its beautiful borders, is rich with color and pattern. Another nice touch is the backing, woven on the same warp, that gives a polished finish.
Equipment: 8 shaft loom, 18-inch minimum width, 2 shuttles, 4 bobbins, temple, sewing machine, matching green sewing thread
Warp Yarn: Valley Yarns 10/2 Cotton (100% Mercerized Cotton; 4200 yds/lb): #5604 Willow Green 1068 yds, #2574 Heather 194 yds, #7198 Burnt Sienna 476 yds
Weft Yarn: Valley Yarns 10/2 Cotton: #5604 Willow Green 1,277 yds, # 2574 Heather 27 yds, # 7198 Burnt Sienna 66 yds; Valley Yarns 5/2 Cotton (100% Mercerized Cotton, 2100 yds/lb): #1089 Alabaster 675 yds
Warp Length: 4 yds of 431 ends (consider putting on an additional ⅓ yd for sampling)
Sett: 24 epi (2/dent in a 12–dent reed); Weft: 46 ppi (tabby and pattern together)
Finished Dimensions: 15” wide and 46⅕” long
Weave Structure: 8 Shaft Overshot on Opposites
This draft was updated 04/04/2018. View errata here. If you purchased the PDF version, the newest version is available in your pattern library.