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Junk Store Treasures - Upright Antique Spinning Wheels

Upright Spinning Wheels

upright spinning wheel

Sandra found this wheel at an auction,
but since it didn’t have a bobbin,
it didn’t come home with her.

Handspinning Books

The Whole Craft of Spinning: From the Raw Material to the Finished Yarn
Everything you need to know from set-up to finished product in order to create distinctive yarns for use in knitting, weaving, crocheting, needlepoint, embroidery, and macrame.
UK: Whole Craft of Spinning

In Sheep’s Clothing
A comprehensive look at the characteristics of wool of 100 breeds of sheep, this guide gives special attention to fleece characteristics, methods of preparation and spinning, and best end use.
UK: In Sheep’s Clothing

The Knitter’s Book of Wool: The Ultimate Guide to Understanding, Using, and Loving this Most Fabulous Fiber
The vast world of sheep and their wool into the language and context of knitting.
UK: Knitters Book of Wool

Spin Control
Focusing at first on the spinning wheel, emphasis is placed on the importance of adjusting and customizing the wheel for best results.
UK: Spin Control

..more Handspinning books

Spinning Wheels

 

Ebay Finds

- Current price: $77.00 - Auction

- Current price: $139.99

- Current price: $396.75

Walnut Kromski Prelude Spinning Wheel Free Ship and $40.00 in free bonus items - Current price: $569.00

Clear Finish Kromski Symphony Wheel and free $50.00 bonus items - Current price: $775.00

Walnut Kromski Symphony Wheel and $50.00 in bonus items free - Current price: $799.00

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