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2015, Spring: Stash
Jun 26, 2015 posted by Anne Merrow
In our Fall 2014 issue, we asked readers to send in yarns made from their oldest stash.
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Spin-Off Spring 2016 - Call for Submission
Jun 19, 2015 posted by schmiegt
Announcement: Call for Submissions
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Spin-Off Spring 2016 - Submission Form
Jun 19, 2015 posted by schmiegt
Print this form to attach to your submission.
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Spinning Sustainable & Natural Fibers
May 28, 2015 posted by thisischanelle
A free ebook from Spinning Daily.
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Straight Talk on Hemp Resources
Apr 8, 2015 posted by Anne Merrow
Bibliography for article by Alden Amos and Stephenie Gaustad in Spin-Off Summer 2015.
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Crimp ≠ Fiber Diameter Bibliography
Mar 31, 2015 posted by Anne Merrow
Deb Robson's thoroughly researched article in Spin-Off Summer 2015 contained a more extensive bibliography...
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Spin-Off Index, Spring 2011–Winter 2015
Feb 4, 2015 posted by Gina Kuzmick
Download a Word doc of the Spin-Off Spring 2011–Winter 2015 Index and search for articles published in Spin...
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Spin-Off Natural Fiber Directory 2015
Jan 30, 2015 posted by thisischanelle
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Free Gift Tags for Spinners
Nov 5, 2014 posted by tiffwarble
You've been swimming in fiber and spinning away, and that perfect gift is finally ready. It's all wrapped...
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Morning Surf Scarf
Oct 7, 2014 posted by Anne Merrow
Originally published in Spin-Off Summer 2008, the Morning Surf Scarf by Jackie Erickson-Schweitzer (designer of...
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A Gift from Laurel by Joanna Johnson
Sep 2, 2014 posted by Anne Merrow
(First printed in Spin-Off Fall 2012.) A handspun handknitted lace shawl celebrates the enchantment that designer...
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2014, Fall: Singles!
Aug 21, 2014 posted by Anne Merrow
In our Spring 2014 issue, we asked readers to send us their singles.
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Following Fiber to the Source by Anne Merrow
Jun 12, 2014 posted by Liz Good
From Interweave Knits Weekend, 2010 . Spin-Off editor, Anne Merrow, shares tips for exploring your local fiber...
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Spinning Novelty Yarn: Tips and Techniques for Creating...
May 27, 2014 posted by Liz Good
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Vest of Voices by Jeannine Glaves
May 23, 2014 posted by Liz Good
Beginning with luxurious blends of wool, silk, and yak, Jeannine Glaves spun enough yarn to weave 56 yards in seven...
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2014, Spring: Red Yarn!
Feb 20, 2014 posted by Liz Good
In our Fall 2013 issue, we challenged our readers to interpret the color red in yarn.
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How to Make Yarn: The Essential Guide to Spinning Yarn for...
Feb 18, 2014 posted by Liz Good
Learning how to spin your own yarn is pretty easy and straight forward, especially if you have access to great...
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The Great Spinning Wheel Roundup
Dec 19, 2013 posted by Liz Good
Here you will find a list of every ready-to-order spinning wheel we could find, complete with detailed product...
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A New (yet Ancient) Way to Clean a Fleece by Jennifer Adair
Dec 17, 2013 posted by Liz Good
Jennifer Adair's article from the Winter 2013 issue on BioFiberSoak, her method for processing wool using Effective...
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Natural Fiber, A Spin-Off Directory, 2014
Nov 19, 2013 posted by Liz Good
This special advertising section is a one-stop, easy-to-take-with-you listing of fiber resources from around the...
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2013, Fall: High-/Low-Maintenance Yarns
Aug 22, 2013 posted by Liz Good
In our Fall 2013 issue, we challenged our readers to create yarn using at least three tools or none at all in honor...
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Spin-Off Index 2011-2012
Aug 13, 2013 posted by Liz Good
Download a PDF of the Spin-Off 2011–2012 Index and search for articles published in Spin-Off.
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A Guide to Spinning Alpaca: Fiber from Huacaya Alpaca to...
Aug 6, 2013 posted by Liz Good
In our new eBook you'll feel like you are sitting by Kaye Collins's side as she shares her wealth of camelid...
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Guide to Felting: Fiber Preparation and Inspiration for...
Jun 5, 2013 posted by Liz Good
For this free eBook, we compiled articles from past issues of Spin-Off that are sure get you experimenting with...
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A Guide to Spinning Flax: Linen Spun from Flax Fibers
Apr 5, 2013 posted by Liz Good
In this new free eBook, you will about flax from seed to fiber. By using traditional hand methods, it's quite...
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