Spinning and Weaving Mills - Canada
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|BC - Celtic Moon Fibreworks|
Located in Maple Ridge, BC, Celtic Moon offers custom carding of fleeces and exotic fibres.
|BC - Gulf Islands Spinning Mill|
Gulf Islands Spinning Mill is a cottage industry co-operative that can offer custom processing of small batches of fibre: wool, alpaca, llama, mohair and blends.
|MB - Rovings|
Rovings offers washing, dyeing, picking/blending, carding, spinning and felting for your special fleece.
|NB - Briggs and Little Woolen Mills|
Briggs and Little is Canada's oldest woolen mill. The site offers a virtual tour of the mill, and a shop filled with their yarns and other goodies.
|NS - Snowdrift Farm|
Snowdrift will card your wool, mohair and special blends for you.
|NS - Wile Carding Mill|
The Wile Carding Mill in Bridgewater, NS is now a museum but was once a water-powered carding mill that would process wool for neighbouring counties.
|PEI - MacAusland's Woollen Mills Ltd.|
MacAusland's in PEI, has their own line of wool yarns and will also do custom spinning and weaving.
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Mills and fibre processing services in Canada.
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Yarn and weaving mills, cleaning, carding and fibre processing services in U.K.
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Mills, cleaning, carding and fibre processing services in U.S.
|Teach Yourself Visually Handspinning (Teach Yourself Visually Consumer)
This visual guide shows you the basics, beginning with the tools and fibers, and takes you through spinning, plying, making novelty yarns, using exotic fibers, dyeing, and more.
UK: Teach Yourself Visually Handspinning
|The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook: More Than 200 Fibers, from Animal to Spun Yarn
This covers almost every sheep breed in the world — from the longwool breeds of the United Kingdom to the Tasmanian merino, the Navajo churro, the northern European Faroese, and dozens and dozens more. It also includes goats, camelids (such as alpacas, llamas, and vicunas), bison, horses, musk oxen, rabbits, and even dogs.
UK: Fleece and Fiber Source Book
|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
|The Intentional Spinner
Offering a blend of technical knowledge, history, and easy-to-use tips, this inspiring collection of spinning wisdom deftly explores the three fundamental areas of yarn production: understanding fibers, managing yarn structure, and making yarns that precisely meet the spinner's needs.
UK: Intentional Spinner
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
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
|Respect the Spindle
UK: Respect the Spindle
|Respect the Spindle
With step-by-step instructions, this essential manual details the basic steps of spinning and then advances to the more complicated spinning wheel,
|Learn to Spin Drop Spindle Kit - Dyed
A drop spindle and spinning fiber, everything you need to get started with handspinning.