Colouring isonemal fabrics with more than two colours by thick striping

Robert Thomas


Perfect colouring of isonemal fabrics by thin and thick striping of warp and weft with more than two colours is introduced. Conditions that prevent perfect colouring by striping are derived, and it is shown that avoiding them is sufficient to allow it. Examples of thick striping in all possible species are given.


weaving; isonemal fabric; striping; colouring

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