Explore Navajo, Spinning, and more!

Explore related topics

Learn everything you need to know about drop-spindle spinning including how to use a drop spindle, best practices and more in this introductory guide.

Drop Spindle Spinning: Ultimate Guide to Drop Spindles

Learn everything you need to know about drop spindle spinning including how to use a drop spindle, best practices and more in this introductory guide.

How Fibres Are Spun (1940-1949) Love this video. Shows and explains spinning wool and cotton well. Shows how the spinning wheel bobbin and flyer work. Good video for beginner spinners.

Ravelry: Spindle Lore discussion topic - distaffs - do you actually use one?

How to hand spin thick and thin yarn Part I, via YouTube.

How to hand spin coiled yarn on a spinning wheel from a thick and thin yarn…

I LOVE the idea of this disk on the floor.  It would make it so much easier!  Not to mention how much more you could spin on this spindle!

Spinning on Navajo spindle

Spinning and plying two 8-oz braids for long color-changing yarn.  Must try this!

Spinning and plying two braids for long color-changing yarn. Just a photo, but it sets out how to combine a solid and a variegated braid to get a gradient yarn set.

Navajo Wool Spinning  (1955)The spindle consists of a round stick, pointed at both ends, about twenty-five to thirty inches long.

Navajo Wool Spinning spindle consists of a round stick, pointed at both ends, about twenty-five to thirty inches long.

using a diz to pull roving off the drum carder

After you have carded your wool and it is still on the drum you might like to have it as roving instead of a batt. This will show you how to use a simple diz to do that. You can make a diz out of almost anything. mine is a piece of plastic cut from…

How to Ply Yarn: From Plying on a Drop Spindle to Creating Plied Yarn on a Wheel - Spinning Daily

Spinning: Yarn, Techniques, Tools, Projects & More

Pinterest
Search