reknotting

reknotting

(riːˈnɒtɪŋ)
n
(Crafts) the craft of repairing knots, esp in a carpet or jewellery
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Oriental rug repair; step-by-step reknotting and reconstruction, care and preservation.
Reknotting, the repair of weft and weave using patches, selvedge and edge mending, and stain removal are among the tasks explained.
On the contrary: what we are shown is the laying down of some of the key problematics of de Man's work, where and how he got himself into knots he spent the rest of his career undoing and reknotting in story after story, with a wild and dogged persistence that has found its first and most impressive auditor in the closely hovering attention of his fellow countryman and author of this book.