Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Spinning Yarn. Get inspired and try out new things.
If you are BRAND NEW to the world of spinning your own yarn, you are in the right place! This is the go-to place for absolute beginner spinners.
Beth Indovina saved to spinning
New to spinning yarn? There are various factors that will help to achieve a consistent handspun yarn, which we will discuss today.
Diane H saved to Spinning yarn
Excited to embark your spinning adventures, but not sure where to start? This post has everything you need to know when learning how to spin yarn.
Mandy Martin saved to Knitted and/or Crochet
Tips for Using the Drop Spindle - aimed at beginners. Mehr
For a video summary of this blog post take a look at this 4-minute video - This post was originally uploaded on the 10th of March 2020, but it was updated on the 6th of May 2021 to reflect my continued learning experience with my DIY hackle and to add a slight improvement to the design. Last year, when I was perfecting my technique for preparing and spinning dog hair, I made a makeshift hackle out of 3 combination dog combs. I found that my wool carders were just too coarse for the fine…
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This is a list of my 5 favorite how to spin yarn books for beginners. If you are building a library of spinning books, here they are!
Virginia Knott saved to Spinning Wheels
“I don’t want to spin mud” - This is a very common phrase uttered amongst hand spinners and it refers to the frustrating phenomenon of buying the most beautiful, multi-coloured blend of fibres, and then spinning a yarn from it that, from a short distance, looks like a murky brown or dirty grey colour. I’ve done it myself. I bought three hundred grams of World of Wool’s Fairytale blend called “Over the Rainbow” and took it away on holiday to spin. Image copyright World of Wool It’s gorgeous…
Karie Hayashi saved to Spinning
There aren't too many perils involved in working in a fabric shop but one of the enduring ones we suffer around here is stray threads.Threads stuck in
A Thrifty Notion saved to Zero Waste Crafts
6 Tips for Spinning on a Drop Spindle - from Morale Fiber Blog
Our spinner-in-residence teaches the difference between two styles of putting twist into yarn.
Lauren Canaan saved to Yarn