Tablet Weaving and Ply-Splitting Books, Tools & Kits
Ply-Split Linen Star Mat by Linda Hendrickson
For this ply-split mat, I used linen yarn, and made 30 cords with a diameter of about 5/32".
The mat measures about 6" across. It starts out with a 5-pointed star center (inspired by the bottom of a basket by Jim Pochert). Once all the cords have been added, they start splitting each other to complete the design, which ends with a black outline. Then each cord is knotted. I put a little Fray-Check on the end of each knot.
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This page updated on June 21, 2013.