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Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-946

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-946

Box 31-946 contains 2 ponchos, 6 sales samples, 5 yarn cards, and 2 scarves. The style numbers represented by the textiles in this box are 16908, 16909, 17010, 17011, and 17012. There is one sales sample per style with multiple swatches that show varying pattern colors. Weaves and patterns are twill and plain weave of stripes, solid colors, and checkered squares. The descriptions are the following: One poncho and two sales samples ARE in style 16908. These textiles are woven in a possible bird's eye twill variant. The poncho represents pattern 34 and the swatches show patterns colors 1, 5, 6, 22, 34, and 65. There is one poncho and four yarn cards of poncho yarns in style 16909. Th

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-949

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-949

Box 31-949 contains 1 shawl, 1 poncho, 1 yarn card, and 2 sales samples. The textiles in this box represent styles 17018 and 17019. The yarn card and poncho represent style 17018 in which the yarns are made of Orlon and the poncho is woven in a combination leno and basket weave structure of white yarns. The pattern number numbers are 2, 5, and 90. Style 17019 samples are woven in basket weave structures of wool yarns. The patterns are comprised of repeating multi-colored checkered squares. The squares on the shawl are oversized compared to the ones in the sales samples. The pattern numbers are 24, 27, 37, 38, 50, and 52.

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-952

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-952

Box 31-952 contains 1 stole, 1 poncho, and 1 sales sample. The stole is in style 17126 and is simply woven in a plain weave structure of white wool yarns. The poncho and sales samples with swatches are in style 17127. They are woven in large houndstooth patterns of varying colors of wool yarns. The poncho is in pattern 66 and the swatches represent patterns 42, 51, 57, 66, and 85.

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-974

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-974

Box 31-974 contains 1 poncho and 1 swatch of poncho fabric. The poncho is woven in a twill weave structure of wool yarns. The warp yarn colors used are brown with nub, tan, and flax and the weft yarn color is heather gray. The poncho is constructed from a large square cloth that is folded in half. The front has two panels that sit over the shoulders, arms, and chest when worn. The fabric is cut and hem down the center to form these two panels. The overall pattern is comprised of alternating twill stripes of thick to thin that create an undulating appearance. There is velvet tan facing at the neck with a fabric company label that reads, "Churchill Handwoven/dry clean only." Two ends have unkno

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-975

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-975

Box 31-975 contains 1 poncho, or ruana. The poncho is woven in a twill weave structure of wool yarns. The warp yarn colors used are brown with nub, tan, and flax and the weft yarn color is heather gray. The poncho is constructed from a large square cloth that is folded in half. The front has two panels that sit over the shoulders, arms, and chest when worn. The fabric is cut and hem down the center to form these two panels. The overall pattern is comprised of alternating twill stripes of thick to thin that create an undulating appearance. There is velvet tan facing at the neck with a fabric company label that reads, "Churchill Handwoven/dry clean only." Two ends have unknotted fringe. The pat

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-977

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-977

Box 31-977 contains 1 poncho, 2 stoles, 2 sales samples of stole fabric, and 1 yarn card. The style numbers represented by the textiles in this box are 17797, 17798, and 17799. The sales samples each have multiple swatches that show the varying pattern colors for the stole styles. One stole and one sales sample are in style 17797. These fabrics are woven in loose plain weave structures of wool. The pattern on each is comprised of three sets of yarns grouped together to form thick narrow lines. The pattern numbers are 11, 80, and 90. A second stole and one sales sample are in style 17798. These fabrics are woven in twill weave structures of wool yarns and feature stripes of varying widths. The

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-980

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-980

Box 31-980 contains 1 poncho and 1 large swatch or material sample of possibly poncho fabric. The poncho is in style 17805 and is woven in a plain weave structure of wool yarns. The warp yarn colors used are navy, black, gray, brown, and sand. The weft colors are flax and sand. The poncho is constructed from a large square cloth folded in half. The front has two panels that would sit over the shoulders, arms, and chest when worn. The fabric is cut and hem down the center to form these two panels. The overall pattern is multi-colored. There is velvet flax colored facing at the neck with a fabric company label that reads, "Churchill Handwoven/Dry Clean Only." Two ends have unknotted fringe. A p

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1000

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1000

Box 31-1000 contains 1 poncho, 2 scarves, and 1 sales sample of scarf fabric swatches. The textiles in this box represent style n umbers 18063, 18066, and 18067. One scarf in style 18063 is woven in a twill weave structures of wool, mohair, and nylon yarns. The warp and weft color is off-white. The pattern number is 70. The second scarf and the sales sample represent style 18066 and are woven in twill weave structures of wool and viscose yarns. The swatches in the sales sample represent pattern numbers 8, 17, and 35. The poncho represents style number 18067 and is woven in a basket weave structure of off-white warp and weft yarns. The poncho has a pattern with seventeen diagonal lines of thic

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1010

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1010

Box 31-1010 contains 1 poncho or ruana and 2 yarn cards. All represent style 18184. The poncho is woven in a plain weave structure of golden warp and weft yarns in wool. Overall, the ruana is comprised of a large rectangular piece of cloth that is folded in two with a front and a back panel. The front panel, or front side, is cut with an opening that forms two panels (right side and left side panels) that would fit over the shoulders. Front opening is hemmed. The pattern is made-up of sixteen lines on the front and back sides in which the warp yarns are doubled. The front and back ends of the poncho have unknotted fringe. A yellow-orange velvet facing with a fabric label that reads, "Churchil

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1016

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1016

Box 31-1016 contains 1 poncho and 1 yarn card representing style number 18205. One poncho (also know as a ruana) is woven in a plain weave and basket weave structure of tan warp and weft yarns in cashmere wool. The poncho is comprised of a large rectangular piece of cloth folded in two with a hemmed front opening. The fabric pattern is made-up of a large square of basket weave surrounded on all sides from three basket weave stripes. At each corner of the square are nine basket weave squares separated by gathered warp and weft yarns that also define the basket weave stripes. Two ends on the ruana have knotted fringe. Tan velvet facing with a sewn-on fabric label that reads, "Churchill Handwove

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1024

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1024

Box 31-1024 contains 1 poncho in style 18217 and 1 scarf in style 18216. Both textiles are woven in wool yarns. The poncho, also referred to as a ruana, is woven in a basket weave structure of black, beige, and pale brown yarns. The overall pattern is made-up of large checkered squares. The pattern number is 71. The scarf is woven in a basket weave of cream warp and weft yarns in wool. The pattern number is 90.

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1036

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1036

Box 31-1036 contains 1 poncho, also referred to as a ruana, woven in a plain weave structure of wool and rayon yarns. The background color is comprised of white warp and weft yarns and white rayon threads woven in the warp. The pattern is made-up of seven groups of lengthwise stripes of lilac and apricot chenille, purple wool, purple and light pink rayon threads and a center of ribbon novelty yarns in sky blue, pink, lavender, and turquoise. Two ends have unknotted fringe. The poncho is constructed from a large square cloth folded in two with a hemmed front opening. White colored velvet facing is sewn-on at the neck. On that is a fabric label that reads, "Churchill Weavers/Dry Clean Only." A

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1037

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1037

Box 31-1037 contains 1 stole, 1 swatch, 1 shawl, 1 yarn card, and 1 poncho. The textiles in this box represent styles 18334, 18335, and 18336. The stole (style 18334) and poncho (style 18336) are woven in the same loose plain weave and lace structures of linen and rayon. The pattern on each is made-up of alternating lengthwise stripes of lace weave and loose plain weave structures. The pattern number is 70. The shawl, swatch, and yarn card represent style 18335. The shawl and swatch are woven in net weave structure of white rayon yarns. The pattern number is 70. The yarn card has six samples of rayon yarn tied onto an index card. Three samples are white and three are black.

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1040

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1040

Box 31-1040 contains 1 poncho, also referred to as a ruana, woven in a basket weave structure of wool yarns. The warp colors are black, gray, and light gray and the weft color is taupe gray. The pattern is comprised of alternating lengthwise stripes of equal width in black, gray, and light gray. Two ends have unknotted fringe. The poncho is constructed from a large square cloth folded in two with a hemmed front opening. Silver gray velvet facing is sewn-on at the neck. On that is a fabric label that reads, "Churchill Weavers/Dry Clean Only." A cardboard product tag with a handwritten pattern number and style number is stapled-on. The pattern number is 47 and the style number is 18342.

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1044

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1044

Box 31-1044 contains 2 ponchos (also referred to as ruanas), 1 stole, 1 sales sample of stole fabric swatches and 1 standalone swatch. Both style 18353 and 18354 ponchos are woven in plain weave and lace wave structures of rayon, cotton, and linen yarns. The pattern is comprised of alternating lengthwise stripes of plain and lace weave in beige and off-white colors. One poncho has accent trim of multi-colored chenille yarns. The pattern number for each is 70. The stole and sales sample represent style 18456. These textiles are woven in plain weave structures of silk and rayon yarns. The yarn colors are the same in the warp and weft and most appear to be multi-colored with slubs and nubs. Gold

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1045

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1045

Box 31-1045 contains 2 ponchos (also referred to as ruanas), 4 yarn cards, and 2 standalone swatches. All samples are made with wool yarns. One poncho, the two swatches, and two yarn cards represent style 18457. The swatches and poncho are woven in plain weave structures of wool yarns feature patterns made from lengthwise and widthwise nubby yarns. The yarn cards have yarn samples in the varying pattern colors for this style. Pattern numbers represented as 5, 21, 70, and 80. One poncho and two yarns cards are representatives of style 18458. The poncho is woven in a plain weave structure with a pattern comprised of lengthwise lines of twill weave. The pattern number is 24. The yarn cards have

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1051

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1051

Box 31-1051 contains 1 poncho (or ruana), 2 stoles and 2 yarn cards. The poncho and one of the stoles are woven in a plain weave structure of cotton, rayon and flax in a novelty twist yarn with slubs in pattern number 70 and finished in unknotted fringe. The poncho has a decorative twill herringbone weave stripe on each side. The stole is style number 18575 and the poncho is style number 18574. The other stole is in style 18576 and is woven in an open plain weave structure using a blend of 14% wool, 76% acrylic and 10% polyester in a novelty twist yarn with slubs finished in long knotted fringe. The yarn cards are index cards with tied on samples of yarn using the wool, acrylic and polyester

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1049

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1049

Box 31-1049 contains 1 poncho and 1 yarn card with samples of cashmere yarns. Samples represent style 18471. The poncho, also referred to as a ruana, is mainly woven in a plain weave structure of beige cashmere warp and weft yarns. The pattern is comprised of two sets of three lengthwise overshot stripes with "O" designs. There is unknotted fringe on the short-ends. Beige velvet facing is sewn-on at the neck. A fabric company label that reads, "Churchill Handwoven/Dry Clean Only" is sewn-on the facing. A paper tag printed with Churchill Weavers, style number, pattern number, and material is pinned-on. The pattern number is 11. The yarn card has two samples of cashmere tied to a piece of inde

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1063

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1063

Box 31-1063 contains 1 poncho, or ruana, woven in a plain weave structure of nylon, acrylic, and cotton yarns. The yarns are color changing novelty yarns in pastel colors. Dominating colors are light pink, blue, pastel yellow, apricot, purple and Persian green wrapped with white slub yarns. The overall pattern is comprised of large squares. The poncho is constructed by a rectangular cloth folded in two with a hemmed front opening. Top opening has cream velvet facing stitched. Short-ends have unknotted fringe. Sewn-on the facing is a fabric company label that reads, "Churchill Handwoven/Dry Clean Only." A paper tag printed with Churchill Weavers, style number, pattern number, and material is

Image of Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1066

Churchill Weavers Collection - 2007.45.Box 31-1066

Box 31-1066 contains 1 poncho (or ruana), 1 scarf, and 3 yarn cards. The style numbers represented by the textiles in this box are 18608 and 18609. The poncho (style 18608) and scarf (style 18609) are woven in basket weave and twill weave structures of red warp and weft yarns in wool, mohair, and nylon. Novelty yarns used are loopy and thick crimped style novelty yarns. The pattern is comprised of lengthwise stripes of twill bordered by thick crimped yarns and separated by narrower basket weave. Both are identified as pattern 5. The yarn cards show the varying pattern colors of these styles.