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Drop Spindles

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Spindle Spinspirations
Kat Walton is an accomplished spindle spinner. Her work shows what can be done with a Turkish spindle.

Turkish Spindle – Product Review
A Turkish spindle is an ingenious invention that allows you to create a centre-pull ball while you spin.

Verulamium
A visit to Verulamium to see ancient Roman spindles, artifacts and other archaeological textile finds.

Hatchtown
At Hatchtown, they spend a lot of time thinking about spindles. They come in all sizes and styles: low whorl, high whorls, supported, Turkish.

Lollipop Spindles
Lollipops are highly decorated, handpainted top-whorl spindles, and threading/sley hooks. And you can see how the lollipops are made.

Woolly Designs
5000 years ago, yarn for clothing was spun on hand spindles.This firm makes a variety of spindles.

Drop Spindles

How to Spin Using a Drop Spindle – You Tube

Spindle Spinning Books

Productive Spindling
A look at top whorl, bottom whorl and Turkish spindle methods to boost your techniques for efficiency and make productivity fun
UK: Productive Spindling

Spinning in the Old Way
A guide to readers in the fast-track, low-cost, high-quality approach to spinning. No spinning wheel required.
UK: Spinning in the Old Way

Learn to Spin Drop Spindle Kit – Dyed
A drop spindle and spinning fiber, everything you need to get started with handspinning.

Drop Spindles

 

Ebay Finds

RX08 Mini Portable Sewing Machine Drop In Bobbin For Easy Set Up, Pedal Included - Current price: $22.79

Sunbeam Mini Portable Sewing Machine Drop In Bobbin For Easy Set Up - Current price: $24.99

TURKISH DROP SPINDLE Wood WEAVING TOOL 3 Pieces For YARN - Current price: $9.99 - Auction

Double Spindle Drop Spindle Spinning Kit W/4 Oz Fiber - Current price: $29.95

!Drop Spindle Kit Beginner Top Whorl Fiber Spinning Yarn Roving - Current price: $14.95

- Current price: $585.00

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