Leno weave with effect yarn in paper

Experiment

Research

Storytelling

The sample is woven on a dobby handloom using beads to create the leno effect. Leno weave creates an open transparent yet strong construction. The warp thread is a strong grey wool yarn. The weft is a graphical effect yarn with variations.

Material

Fiber

Craft

Textiles

General Technique

Constructing

Specific Technique

Leno weaving

Properties & Qualities

Application

Architecture Clothing Sample-making

Qualities

Flexible Textured-tactile

Colour

Grey White Yellow

Sample Information

Date of Creation

January 27, 2023

Dimensions

25 cm x 25 cm

Culture & Context

The sample is made at Kolding Design School during a Craft Hub residency in January 2023. With skilled weavers from Scotland, Ireland, Italy and Denmark.

Process & Production

Leno weave made on a computerized handloom.

Credits

Craft Maker

Georgia Dunne Elena Meneghini Susan Redman Kristine Boesen

Library Contributor

Kristine Boesen

Photographer

Kristine Boesen