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Spin Along

Love to spin your own yarn? Whether you are a brand new spinner or have years of experience, this is a place to share your questions, stories, advice, and of course, pictures of your handspun yarn!

Members: 192
Latest Activity: Jul 11

This Spin Along is for anyone who spins their own yarn, whether it is with a spindle or a spinning wheel, as well as anyone who is looking for inspiration! Share what you're making, your ideas, and your experiences with any of our spinning products!

Knit Picks now sells their own Turkish spindles, roving, spinning books, and other spinning supplies.

If you are a new spinner, check out our spindling tutorials and Kelley's spinning class!

Spin Along details!

1. No purchase necessary
2. Timeframe: this is an ongoing group with no defined end time.
3. If you are not a member of our Knitting Community yet, click the "Signup and Join" box in the upper-right corner. Once you're a member, you will see a green plus sign and a link to "Join Spin Along" in the upper-right of the group page. Clicking on the link will allow you to join this knitalong.
4. Post questions, project feedback, and pictures of your progress.
5. This Spin Along isn't customer service. If you need to contact customer service please call 1-800-574-1323.
6. Cheer on your fellow members as you go!

Discussion Forum

Suffolk vs Icelandic

Started by KnitterGirl39. Last reply by KnitWhich? May 21. 11 Replies

I have a friend who just sheared her sheep.  She has Suffolk and Icelandic fleece left and asked me if I want any for spinning before she sells it all.I'm not familiar with either kinds.  Which…Continue

Rather Spin than Cook? Look for Easy Recipes Here!

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by cherylbwaters Apr 30. 543 Replies

If you have a favorite recipe (or several) that saves time, but is nutritious and tasty, please share it with us.First some ground rules, to keep this working smoothly: Post your recipe in a new…Continue

Tags: time-saving., recipes, cooking, Spinning

What you have in your tool box?

Started by cherylbwaters. Last reply by wendy Apr 27. 1545 Replies

There are all kinds of tools besides spindles and wheels that can assist us in our spinning efforts. There are hand carders, Lazy Kates, drum carders, WooLee Winders, niddy noddies, nostepinnes, ball…Continue

Spinning Chatter

Started by cherylbwaters. Last reply by Peggy Stuart Mar 20. 1829 Replies

For those of you who don't know Kate has left Knit Picks and has alsoleft the Knit Picks community. She will certainly be missed.Unfortunately when Kate left the community, it deleted any…Continue

Tags: questions, wheels, batts, sheep, breeds


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