Kromski Polonaise Spinning Wheel: aa072310

I bought a new spinning wheel recently- A Kromski Polonaise from Wingham Woolwork. This is a Ferrari of spinning wheels. In order to give this new wheel a true test of what it can do, I then went to London’s local weaving centre – located in North London – Handweavers Studio and Gallery where they … Continue reading “Kromski Polonaise Spinning Wheel: aa072310”

Paivatar yarns

As many of you may know, I have been a handweaver and spinner for many years. In addition to managing this website, I also have another website through which I market and sell my own handspun and handwoven products. I like to work with natural fibres and eco-friendly dyes. Some time ago, I moved to … Continue reading “Paivatar yarns”

Schacht Spinning Wheel for sale

My Beautiful & Gently Used Schacht LadyBug Spinning Wheel w/attached lazy kate I have a beautiful Schacht LadyBug Spinning wheel with the attached tensioned lazy kate. Unfortunately, due to my own disability, I can no longer treadle with my left foot. THIS WHEEL HAS NOW SOLD I would like to sell this beautiful Spinning Wheel … Continue reading “Schacht Spinning Wheel for sale”

Wool spinning: blclipart9

Textile clipart, spinning wool, spinning wheels

Spinning Wheels: blclipart8

Textile clipart – spinning wheels.

Nettle Yarn

Did you know stinging nettles can be handspun into yarn.

Dog Hair Spinning: aa030102

Did you know you can spin dog hair?

How Long to Knit a Sweater

How long does it take to knit a jumper?