Materials & Techniques

Bound-Warp Resist Dyed

A technique in which groups of selected warp yarns have been partially wrapped and bound and then dyed before weaving, in order to create designs in the finished fabric.

Excerpt from

Ann Rowe, “Glossary,” in Weaving and Dyeing in Highland Ecuador, edited by Ann Rowe, Laura Miller and Lynn Meisch (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2007): 289-295.