Quick Natural Weave
Foxtrot Quick Natural Weave (*)
This is a Silver level figure. This online reference gives a detailed description of the dance steps, including timing, footwork, alignment, and movement; steps diagram; a list of figures that may precede or follow the pattern; and videos providing instruction and demonstration of the figure, techniques and practice routines that include it.
(*) This figure is not listed in the "gray book", but is often danced.
S: RF fwd | FDW | HT | Start to turn R | Sway(S) | CBM | rise at e/o 1
Q: LF to side | Backing almost DC | T | Just under 3/8 between 1-2 | Sway(R) | Up
&: RF back, R side leading | Backing DC | T | Slight turn to R between 2-3 | Sway(S) | Up
Q: LF back in CBMP | Backing DC | TH | -- | Sway(L) | Up
S: RF back | Backing DC | THT | Start to turn L | Sway(S) | CBM | Up
Q: LF to side and slightly fwd | Pointing DW | T | 1/4 between 5-6, Body turns less | Sway(R) | Up
Q: RF fwd in CBMP, OP | Facing DW | TH | -- | Sway(R) | Up, lower e/o 7
S: LF back | BDW | TH | Start to turn R | Sway(S) | CBM | rise slightly end of 1, NFR
Relax the R side to start the turn.
Q: RF close to LF (Heel Turn) | DC | HT | 3/8 between 1-2 | Sway(L) | cont to rise on 2
Go into a heel turn, with a strong R side stretch.
Then relax knees, relax R shoulder down to R hip. Don't turn too much though. R side will become driving side.
&: LF fwd, preparing to step OP, L side leading | DC | T | -- | Sway(S) | Up
Keep the angle, drive from R side. Hold the shape.
Q: RF fwd in CBMP, OP | DC | TH | -- | Sway(R) | Up
S: LF fwd | DC | HT | Start to turn L | Sway(S) | CBM | Up
Range of motion. Take head spine to LF.
Q: RF to side | Backing Wall | TH | 1/8 between 5-6 | Sway(L) | Up
From previous step, commit body to L leg, Keep head over LF. Swing the hip to right. Swivel the feet underneath the body.
Q: LF back in CBMP | Backing DW | TH | 1/8 between 6-7. Body turns less | Sway(L) | Up. NFR Lower e/o 7
L shoulder forward.