Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Get Weaving

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GET WEAVING (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 5

1- 8 1s ½ turn, twirl (pull back RSh) and dance out to opposite sides, cast 1 place and turn RH to face 1st corners
9-24 1s dance a full clover leaf round 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th corner positions passing RSh in centre while 1st corners ½ turn and twirl opposite corner
2nd corners repeat, but then 2s+3s ½ turn partners and twirl to opposite sides and 2s+3s facing on sides ½ turn and twirl to change places
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Get Weaving is a colloquial expression meaning "get started!".

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