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Antique Spinning Wheels

Junk Store Treasures
A photo gallery owf antique spinning wheels and tools.


Toika
Click on the History link at the Toika website to see some of their older looms, wheels and production facilities.

Nordic Museum
The Nordic Museum has examples of Danish, Finnish, Icelandic costumes, spinning wheels, flax beaters, birch bark shoes, Saami weaving, Swedish mangle boards.

Vilppula Museum
An antique spinning wheel on display at Vilppula Museum in Finland.

Vesilahde Museum
Lots of pictures of antique spinning wheels, looms, sewing machines and other equipment: paddles, reeds, shuttles, skein winders, hand cards, temples.

You Tube – How to Handspin

More about Handspinning

Spinning Wheels
Handspinning Info

Handspinning Books

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

Intertwined: The Art of Handspun Yarn, Modern Patterns, and Creative Spinning (Handspun Revolution)
Experimental, handspun yarns, and includes recipes for handspun yarns, project ideas for knitters and crocheters, tips on how to use one-of-a-kind handspun yarns
UK: Intertwined

..more Handspinning books

Spinning Wheels – EBay Watch

 

Ebay Finds

1985 SPINNING WHEEL, THIS AND THAT...HEAVENLY BIRDS, CROSS STITCH - Current price: $5.00

RARE ANTIQUE HANDMADE DECORATIVE WOODEN AMERICAN TRIBAL SPINNING WHEEL-PRIMITIVE - Current price: $799.95

The Old Spinning Wheel set , over dyed floss GIFT BOXED! 12 skeins) 240 yds - Current price: $27.99

1oz LOVELY MERINO WOOL SUPERWASH BB-2 SPINNING WHEEL ROVING FIBER HAND DYED NR - Current price: $3.89

- Current price: $69.00

Handmade by local blacksmith Knot Orifice Hook - Current price: $24.95

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