Philography: Shawls

A photo gallery of Marcy's ideas made real

Advancing Twill Angora Shawl Bamboo Shawl Broken Trail At High Noon Broken Trail At Sunset California Wine Country Cannele Deflected Doubleweave Onde Plaited Twill Red Ruana Red In Reno Reno Sunrise Rust Hills Sangria Seasilk Shawl Sherbert

Some shawls have appeared in her Blogs, in the Pictionary, or were featured in a Right from the Start (RFTS) article in Shuttle, Spindle and Dyepot (SS&D). (Some have yet to be so featured.)
Click on the link to see for yourself!

Cannelé

  WV 20150714 20150824 This Cannelé is a
Pictionary entry 

10" x 68", sett at 24
ground: Just Our Yarn's 10/2 Tencel™ for the 2014 HGA Convergence®
warp:  Federal Sunrise

weft: Rhode Island Red
supplementary: Universal Yarn Charlotte - red ribbon with glitz

 

 Bamboo Shawl

  WV 20191112 20200228

Featured in
From Two to Four
or More

RFTS, SS&D #203, 2020

Swedish Lace
33" x 87", sett at 15

fingering weight yarns
warp: bamboo 4-ply

weft: alpaca wool blend

 

 Advancing Twill

  WV 20150622 20160130

Advancing Twill
40 Shafts

21 x 84", sett at 24


warp: bamboo 2600 yards/lb.
Dachele Enterprises
weft: 12/2 silk

 

California Wine Country

  WV 20111021 20120318 Featured in
Winter 2020:
A Glimmer of Hope

February 2021 Blog

Plain Weave
23" x 84"   sett at 8
silk bouclé
RedFish Dyeworks
2016 Long Beach
Convergence® Colors

 

Reno Sunrise

  WV 20200817 20210303 40 Shaft
Plaited Twill 

22" x 90"   sett at 24
10/2 Tencel™
dyed by Teresa Ruch for Convergence® 2018

warp:  Reno Sunrise
weft: Adobe

 

Broken Trail at High Noon

  WV 20201201 20211118 40 Shaft
Plaited Twill 

27" x 85"   sett at 24
10/2 Tencel™
dyed by Teresa Ruch for Convergence® 2018

warp:  Reno Sunrise
weft: adobe

 

Broken Trail at Sunset

  WV 20201201 20211106 40 Shaft
Plaited Twill 

26" x 85"   sett at 24
10/2 Tencel™
dyed by Teresa Ruch for Convergence® 2018

warp:  Reno Sunrise
weft: eggplant

 

Red in Reno

  WV 20170415 20180326 40 Shaft
Extended Twill 

16" x 90"
sett at 24
warp:  2 ply silk noil
weft: 20/2 silk
RedFish Dyeworks

 

 

Rust Hills

  WV 20180616 20190103 Trio of
12-Shaft Twills 

23" x 92"   sett at 24
Convergence® 2018
colors

warp:  20/2 silk
dyed by RedFish 

weft: 10/2 Tencel™
dyed by Teresa Ruch

 

Seasilk Shawl

  WV 20170124 20170528 40 Shaft
Plaited Twill

20" x 84"
sett at 12

warp: Seasilk sangria
(70% silk, 30% SeaCell®)
weft: 2/5 Gemstone Silk
rose gold

 

Salmon Plaited Twill Silk Shawl

  WV 20131013 20140614 10 Shaft
Plaited Twill

20" x 90"
12/2 silk sett at 18

warp: dark pink, dark salmon, rust
weft: light salmon

 

Angora Shawl

  WV 20170624 20170807 Long Rib Weave
on 4 shafts 

21" x 94"
sett at 24
warp: Jaggerspun Zephyr
ebony
(
50:50 wool:silk)
weft: 100% natural angora
Plymouth Yarns

 

 

Onde

  WV 20191113 20190419 40 Shaft
Twill & Satin Hybrid 

11" x 60"   sett at 24
weft: thick-n-thin rayon
warp:  20/2 silk by RedFish Dyeworks

 

Deflected Doubleweave

  WV 20160405 20161010

Deflected Doubleweave 
8 Shafts

11" x 69"

warp & weft the same:
10/2 Tencel™  sett at 16

Just Our Yarn - Great Lakes Sunrise
20/2 silk  sett at 32
RedFish Dyeworks - blues

 

Sherbert

  WV 20141007 20152824_2

Networked twill
on 40 shafts,
treadled return twill 

21" x 82"

warp: 12/2 silk
weft: Vijay Fibers Mulberry Silk - Sherbert
sett at 24

 

Red Ruana

  WV 20140117 20140403

Broken twill
with clasped wefts,
& knitted hood and scarf

30" each side  x 80"
sett at 15
warp: silk noil by
Margaret Pittman
Cranberry Punch
weft: Majestic Mohair by
Joseph Galler
Red & Red Orange

 

Sangria

  WV 20141007 20152824_1

Networked twill
on 40 shafts,
treadled return twill 

21" x 88"

warp: 12/2 silk
weft: Vijay Fibers Mulberry Silk - Sangria
sett at 24