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Molly's Shirt

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Friday May 29, 2015
POSTED BY: Lola Guerrero

Our junior designer, Molly Haynes, came into the office wearing her own handmade shirt!

"The shirt was handmade on a knitting machine. It is similar to a loom but has tiny needles that knit each individual stitch when you run the yarn across it. I used a special technique called “knit weaving” where I manually placed each row of the jute fiber across the bed of the machine in a way that it will weave into the knit structure. The whole thing takes about 5 hours!" 

TAGS:  Handmade, knit weaving, jute, molly, pollack studio

 

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