Wrap yourself in a luxuriously soft & sensuous Gypsy Chenille shawl designed and personalized with your very own horoscope!
Color Horoscope Weaving is a unique concept of working with color developed by Bonnie Tarses in 1979. Perfected over the past 30+ years, Bonnie is pleased to share this unique process with you. She affectionately describes chenille as “the pet you don’t have to feed”.
Although this Chenille Color Horoscope Shawl is designed to be used with Bonnie Tarses' Color Horoscope Instruction Packet (sold separately by following link), you are invited to design and create your own colorful warp.
With Bonnie's warping & weaving directions, which can be ordered directly through her website. you will be able to weave your own personal horoscope into a lovely shawl or throw. All questions pertaining to winding the warp, dressing the loom and weaving should be directed to Bonnie Tarses.
We've wound off just the right amount of our Gypsy Chenille yarns.
This exclusively designed yarn package contains 200 yards (2.5 oz) each of twelve gorgeous Gypsy Chenille colors for warp and enough of the color of your choice (see below) for weft. This kit is both convenient and economical since you do not have to purchase all 12 colors in full size cones.
Whether you decide to use Bonnie’s warping sequence based on your birth date, time and place, or design your own warp, this slightly warp faced fabric is sett at 16 epi and will measure 25” in a 10 dent reed (2 ends per dent). The finished shawl will measure approximately 23”x 70” not counting fringe. Bonnie always braids chenille fringe and will provide instruction if desired. If you haven’t woven with chenille before, be sure let Bonnie know, so she can provide lots of tips and tricks.
This is a great opportunity to experience the ultimate luxury of our 100% rayon Gypsy Chenille.
NOTE: No pattern included in these yarn package kits*. You'll need to order the warping and weaving instructions Bonnie Tarses' Color Horoscope Instruction Packet for $50 (includes full email and/or phone support by Bonnie!)
Please choose a weft color from the selection below...