Techniques for Spinning the Yarn You WantBook - 2009
This guide to handspun yards combines the positive traits of commercial yarns with personal touches and includes information on adjusting and customizing a spinning wheel, core spinning and less-traditional techniques, and yarn-making instructions, in a guide with eighty color photos. Original.
From soft, bulky single yarns to serviceable three-ply for heavy use, this guide to handspun yarns combines the positive traits of commercial yarns with personal touches. Focusing at first on the spinning wheel, emphasis is placed on the importance of adjusting and customizing the wheel for best results. Instructions on core spinning and less traditional techniques lead off the beaten path to novelty yarns. Each type of yarn is explored in detail with instructions on how to make them.