Birgitta Bengtsson Bjork is an experienced designer. Tina Ignell is the head editor of "Vavmagasinet," a Scandinavian weaving magazine. She is the author of "Favorite Rag Rugs" and "Favorite Scandinavian Projects to Weave."
"Bjork and Ignell provide an accessible collection for novices,
filled with 10 different patterns and more than 30 individual
projects to copy. . . . The authors feature excellent color
photographs and full-fledged instructions, with techniques,
materials, weaving finishing, weft sequence, appropriate graphs,
and other pertinent information discussed." --"Booklist" (January
"This lovely book explores the relationship between color, structure, and function, lending insight into that appealing aesthetic. The author's approach combines the best aspects of a weavers study course with a set of projects that readers will delight in making for their homes. "Simple Weaves" is a treasure trove of weaving ideas and inspiration." --"Hand Woven" (January 2013)