Spin-Off Fall 2012

The Fall 2012 issue is bursting at the seams with juicy tidbits about spinning wheels, from how to pack your wheel for shipping to a survival pack for when you’re spinning away from home.

There are ideas for guild demonstration projects and for spinning fiber from sheep normally considered for their milk, not their fiber.

There are stories about wheel makers as well as many things you can make with your handspun

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On the Cover:

A Gift from Laurel: My first handspun shawl

DEPARTMENTS

Editor's Page
Letters
As the Whorl Spins
Your Yarn: Recycled Yarn
Get This!
Reviews
We apologize Caroline Foty's name was misspelled in the review of her book Fabricants de Routes.
Abbreviations
Classified Ads
Advertisers' Index

 

 

 


Tangled Leaves Shawl
by Andrea Jurgrau


East Friesian Sheep
by Robin Russo


A $7 Spinning Wheel
by Liz Good

FEATURES

Behind the Scenes: With Joan Ruane
by Irene Laughing Cloud Schmoller

Armchair Traveler: New Zealand: South Island
by Jacey Boggs

A $7 Spinning Wheel
by Liz Good

From Polynesia to You: HansenCrafts
by Jacey Boggs

An Original: Dave Paul of The Merlin Tree
by Julia Farwell-Clay
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We apologize Caroline Foty's name was misspelled in the article.

Spin.Off Prize: Best Use of Handspun Yarn

HOW-TO

Helpful Websites
by Denise Jackson

Shipping a Spinning Wheel
by Julia Farwell-Clay

A Spinner's Survival Kit
by Lonna Alexander-Steele

Taking Notes
by Carol Huebscher Rhoades and Elizabeth Prose

East Friesian Sheep
by Robin Russo

Spinning Warp for the Rigid-Heddle Loom
by Carol Huebscher Rhoades

Guild Demonstrations: Small bags for a big idea
by Judy Mooers 

PROJECTS

Marnie's East Friesian Wool Sweater
by Robin Russo

Eyelet Socks
by Carol Huebscher Rhoades
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We apologize there was an error in the key to the chart—corrected key.

Drawstring Bags in Overshot Name Draft
by Jean Scorgie

A Penny for Your Thoughts: Neck warmer
by Elizabeth Prose
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We apologize there was an error in the second round of the pattern. It should begin with wyb instead of wyf.

A Coiled Yarn Scarf
by Elizabeth Souza

Tangled Leaves Shawl
by Andrea Jurgrau

A Gift from Laurel: My first handspun shawl
by Joanna Johnson

ON THE WEB

Your Yarn: Recycled yarn

Scott Porter's Dodec spinning wheel plans

Spinner’s Connection

Calendar of Events

Call for Entries

Click here to take our Fall 2012 web survey!


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wythlove wrote
on Sep 22, 2012 7:18 PM

Thank  you for posting the $7 spinning wheel

tikibird wrote
on Oct 3, 2012 1:35 PM

Can't wait to make my own $7 Spinning Wheel. Thanks for the great instructions!