Walking wheels

Walking Wheels – A photo gallery of antique spinning wheels, looms and weaving equipment, found in junk and second-hand stores

Weaving tools

Weaving tools -A photo gallery of antique spinning wheels, looms and weaving equipment, found in junk and second-hand stores

Verulamium Spindles and Looms

The Verulamium museum has an impressive collection of spinning and weaving tools.

Hand spinning – Crimp Twist and Wheel Ratios

How to handspin with the crimp and twist

Used Equipment

Places for weavers and spinners to barter, list and find used looms, spinning wheels, tools, equipment and 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”

How Your Spinning Wheel Spins: aa030800

A free lesson in learning how your spinning wheel works or how to control the twist and tension

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”