Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Spinning fiber. Get inspired and try out new things.
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.
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New to spinning yarn? There are various factors that will help to achieve a consistent handspun yarn, which we will discuss today.
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There are many benefits of spinning yarn with a drop spindle. We will discuss how to use a drop spindle, so if you are brand new, this article is for you!
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What are rolags and what are fauxlags? The answer to both of these questions is happy little burritos of fiber. They look the same, spin the same, and create the same kind of yarn - an airy woolen handspun. These preps also have added benefit of being quick to spin since the speedy long-draw or a va
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In this video filled post, I show you how I process alpaca by hand beginning with washing, then carding, spinning, followed by plying, I finish with instructions to complete a detailed yarn tag. This shows the entire process from raw fiber to spun yarn!
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Shearing season is upon us, and with it the need to process all that fiber. Ever wonder how it's done?
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DIY fiber blending tools. Don't get your hackles up! Why hackles are great and how to make one. - handspun yarn blog-Crafty Housewife Yarns & Fiber Arts
DIY fiber blending tools blog post. Learn how to make you’re own hackle for fiber blending
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These are some of the best spinning fibers for beginners. Find out why I like each one, and learn several tips to improve your spinning.
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Skill of the Month: Spin Your Own Yarn via The Survival Mom -- Spinning is one of those skills that, once ubiquitous, has become something of a novelty. In the past, spinning your own yarn with a drop spindle or spinning wheel was as common as cooking dinner. Everybody used to spin. If you are alive on the earth today, you have ancestors who spun. #spinyarn #knitting #howtospinyarn #DIY #diyproject #lifeskill #homesteading #spinningyarn #yarn #crochet
6 Tips for Spinning on a Drop Spindle - from Morale Fiber Blog
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