soumak weave

soumak, method of brocading handmade flat-woven rugs and similar fabrics. It is one of the oldest known techniques, identified among charred 7th-century-bc fragments excavated at Gordion, near Ankara in Anatolia.

1. Soumak Scarf Wrap by Lisa Richardson

Soumak Scarf Wrap

The Soumak Scarf Wrap is knitted with Rowan Yarns Fine Tweed.  The stunning appearance of this pattern is formed by slipping stitches and changing colourways. For the Soumak Scarf Wrap the following 10 colours are used: Nidd 382, Monsal Dale 384, Dove Dale 385, Beresford 387, Dent 373, Leyburn 383, Askrigg 365, Hawes 362, Tissington 386, Hubberholme 370.