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
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
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
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Did you know you can spin dog hair?
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