It took twenty minutes for him to weave his way through the crowd to the autograph table.
It was the task of Ezekiel to take up once more the broken threads of Israel's religious traditions, and weave them anew into statelier forms of ritual and national polity.
They also weave cloth, make pottery and smelt iron.
The Red Karen women weave their own and their husbands' clothing.
Most of the cloth which the natives wear the women weave in their own homes.
The vicuna also is celebrated for its wool, which the natives weave into beautiful and costly ponchos (blanket cloaks) and other wearing apparel.
In the Mojos and Chiquitos districts the natives were taught by the Jesuit missionaries to weave an excellent cotton cloth, and the industry still exists.
The natives eat extensively the bulbs of the Martagon lily, and weave cloth out of the fibres of the Kamchatka nettle.
Women weave most of the garments and linen for their families, besides sharing in every kind of manual labour.
The women spin and weave, and with the rudest appliances manufacture a variety of strong and durable cloths of silk,cotton and hemp, and of rofia palm, aloe and banana fibre, of elegant patterns, and often with much taste in colour.
The weave produces a reversible cloth, and it is extensively used for the embellishment of quilts and other fancy goods.
About clothes, and how robots will weave garments that never wear out from materials not yet invented that will cost very little.
For me no thrifty spinners weave purple garments.
Having seen his industrious white neighbors so well off--that the lawyer had only to weave arguments, and, by some magic, wealth and standing followed--he had said to himself: I will go into business; I will weave baskets; it is a thing which I can do.
Yet not the less, in my case, did I think it worth my while to weave them, and instead of studying how to make it worth men's while to buy my baskets, I studied rather how to avoid the necessity of selling them.