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The Spinner's Companion (Companion)

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Synopsis:

The definitive tool for spinners, this handy pocket-sized guide is filled with common spinning terms, tips on how to maintain wheels, and lessons on how to process fiber and spin yarn. Appropriate for spinners at every level of ability, this book presents clear, concise instruction on topics such as basic carding techniques, how to dress a distaff, and creating uniform yarns. This instructional guide proves as practical as it is comprehensive, making it a great addition to any spinning basket.

About the Author

Bobbie Irwin is the author of Tradition in the Making: Twine Rag Rugs and is a contributing editor to Spin-Off magazine. She lives in Montrose, Colorado.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781883010799
Author:
Irwin, Bobbie
Publisher:
Interweave Press
Location:
Loveland, Colo.
Subject:
Textile Arts
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Weaving
Subject:
Hand spinning.
Subject:
Textile Arts - General
Subject:
Needlework
Subject:
Crafts-Weaving and Spinning
Edition Description:
Spiral
Series:
Companion
Series Volume:
121
Binding:
Spiral, comb or coil bound book
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Two-color art throughout, color photos t
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
5 x 7 in 11 oz

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Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Weaving and Spinning

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The definitive tool for spinners, this handy pocket-sized guide is filled with common spinning terms, tips on how to maintain wheels, and lessons on how to process fiber and spin yarn. Appropriate for spinners at every level of ability, this book presents clear, concise instruction on topics such as basic carding techniques, how to dress a distaff, and creating uniform yarns. This instructional guide proves as practical as it is comprehensive, making it a great addition to any spinning basket.
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