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Spin It: Making Yarn from Scratch

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How to use handspindles to spin wool into yarn

Synopsis:

Here are step-by-step instructions and illustrations that explain how to make yarn from scratch using handspindles—simple tools used to turn wool into yarn. Designed to appeal to the beginning spinner, tips and hints are provided that illustrate how easy, enjoyable, and relaxing spinning can be. This manual also includes complete instructions for five simple, appealing projects: a woven sleeve, a knitted bunny bag, a knitted baby hat, knitted fingerless mittens, and a crocheted hat.

About the Author

Lee Raven is the former editor of Spin-Off magazine and the author of Hands On Spinning. She lives in Berkeley, California. Traci Bunkers teaches knitting, crochet, spinning, and other fiber-related classes and is a contributor to Spin-Off magazine. She owns Bonkers Handmade Originals, where she sells her hand-dyed spinning fibers and yarns. She lives in Lawrence, Kansas.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781931499361
Editor:
Bunkers, Traci
Publisher:
Interweave Press
Editor:
Bunkers, Traci
Author:
Raven, Lee
Location:
201 E Fourth Street
Subject:
Knitting
Subject:
Crafts
Subject:
Weaving
Subject:
Yarn
Subject:
Hand spinning.
Subject:
Spindle-whorls.
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 28, 28A
Publication Date:
20030501
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in 6 oz

Related Subjects

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

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Here are step-by-step instructions and illustrations that explain how to make yarn from scratch using handspindles—simple tools used to turn wool into yarn. Designed to appeal to the beginning spinner, tips and hints are provided that illustrate how easy, enjoyable, and relaxing spinning can be. This manual also includes complete instructions for five simple, appealing projects: a woven sleeve, a knitted bunny bag, a knitted baby hat, knitted fingerless mittens, and a crocheted hat.
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