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Chair Seat Weaving Books and Booklets
The Complete Guide to Chair
Jim Widess' newest chair caning book. This
is an excellent resource to add to your Chair Caning library. Many, many
photos. In addition to chairs, it includes how-to's on installing cane
webbing in cabinet doors, speakers, and as ventilation in boats. Hardcover.
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Herringbone Weave Booklet $3.95
Fully illustrated how-to's.
Suitable for all Binder Cane widths, and Flat Oval reed in 3/16" or 1/4"
width. Uses one hank, coil or pound for one seat. Also called "twill weave"
in some parts of the US.
Fiber Rush Seatweaving
Illustrated how-to's.Get this booklet for fiber
rush seat weaving and seagrass seat weaving in the pattern at left. Also has all instructions to adjust
for chairseats that are not perfect squares.
Finger Lakes Fan Weave
By Parkinson, illustrated how-to's.
Suitable for porch chairs, dining room chairs. Use wide binder cane or 3/16
to 1/4 flat oval. Order
New England Porchweave
by Parkinson, illustrated how-to's. Get
this booklet when re-weaving a porch rocker type in plain-weave with 1/4"
Wide Binding Cane or narrow flat reeds. Order
Chair Caning Booklet, completely
illustrated how-to's. Get this booklet when you're weaving a seat with
drilled holes in frame. Order this
Shaker Tape Seatweaving $3.95 How to weave seats with cotton Shaker Tape.
For chairs with rails on the sides and back, as shown.
Order this booklet