. Suggestions for handwork in school and home. Figure I. The best needle to use for the raphia Aveavingis a flat wooden one known as the Faribaultloom needle. This may be purchased from theMilton Bradley Company. It is long and wide 68 Suggestions for Hand Work and has a pointed end and a blunt one. Nearthe blunt end is a large and a small hole. Whenthe raphia is passed through both of these holesit is secure without other fastening and will notslip out of place during the weaving process.. Figure IT. Avoid knotting the raphia whenever possible.If knots must be placed in the warp let themcome

. Suggestions for handwork in school and home. Figure I. The best needle to use for the raphia Aveavingis a flat wooden one known as the Faribaultloom needle. This may be purchased from theMilton Bradley Company. It is long and wide 68 Suggestions for Hand Work and has a pointed end and a blunt one. Nearthe blunt end is a large and a small hole. Whenthe raphia is passed through both of these holesit is secure without other fastening and will notslip out of place during the weaving process.. Figure IT. Avoid knotting the raphia whenever possible.If knots must be placed in the warp let themcome Stock Photo
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. Suggestions for handwork in school and home. Figure I. The best needle to use for the raphia Aveavingis a flat wooden one known as the Faribaultloom needle. This may be purchased from theMilton Bradley Company. It is long and wide 68 Suggestions for Hand Work and has a pointed end and a blunt one. Nearthe blunt end is a large and a small hole. Whenthe raphia is passed through both of these holesit is secure without other fastening and will notslip out of place during the weaving process.. Figure IT. Avoid knotting the raphia whenever possible.If knots must be placed in the warp let themcome close to the nails or holes in the loom.- in School and Home 69 They may then be disposed of by cutting themout when the fringe is made. The ends of theraphia may be left unfastened in the woof if pre-ferred, and drawn into the body of the mat witha sewing needle, and secured after the mat hasbeen cut from the weaving frame or loom. Aportion of the warp at both ends of the matshould be left uncovered by the woof. Thisportion will act as fringe after the warp has beenloosened from its fastenings. In finishing themat this fringe may be knotted, or the edge ofthe woof may be buttonholed or overhandedand the fringe left to hang straight withoutknotting. If no fringe is desired the ends of thewarp may be threaded through a needle anddrawn back into the body of the mat. If afringe is desired all around the mat, on both theends and the sides, this may be added separately, using a sewing nee

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