Handwoven: Baby Wrap - eBook Printed Copy is hot off the press and read to make its way to your loom. Throughout time and in multiple cultures parents and caretakers have used wraps to carry their babies. Most of these wraps take the form of a large rectangular piece of woven cloth. Today many new parents are embracing these simple and practical baby carriers. With their inherent beauty, craftsmanship and comfort, it’s no wonder many parents highly covet handwoven baby wraps. A beautiful way to welcome a new baby, and a great handmade gift for new parents!
The Baby Wrap eBook includes 11 patterns (both 4 and 8 shafts) using Homestead 8/2 Cotton Yarn, 5/2 Pearl Cotton Yarn & 10/2 Pearl Cotton Yarn. Plain weave and twill predominate in this collection. Finished size is determined by the individual contributor, however the booklet includes a great section explaining how to alter the dimensions to best suit your individual needs. Emphasis is also placed on seeking out proper safety guidelines, with several websites referenced for your convenience.
Not in the market for a baby wrap? Use the pattern drafts to create your own blankets, dishtowels and table linens.
Just a reminder, Halcyon Yarn is your exclusive source for “printed” versions of all the popular Handwoven eBooks. They are printed in full color on acid-free coated stock, saddle-stitched and ready for immediate browsing and convenient posting next to your loom. Booklets focus on a specific yarn, weaving technique or type of project, providing several patterns from previously published Handwoven magazines, each with detailed instructions and illustrations. They’re a great resource for all weavers.