Finishing and Hemstitching

Download this pdf with instructions for finishing handwovens.

Handwoven Editors Jan 4, 2016 - 1 min read

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Great fringe can make a pretty scarf even prettier. Photo by George Boe

These instructions teach you some basic finishing techniques including plying fringe, simple hemstitching, double (Italian) hemstitching, ladder, and zigzag hemstitching. These are the same handwoven finishing instructions that appear at the back of most issues of Handwoven. Whether you are learning to weave or just need a refresher on the different variations of hemstitching, this is a great resource for finishing handwovens.