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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: 15 minutes ago

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

Spinning Chatter

Started by cherylbwaters. Last reply by cherylbwaters 15 minutes ago. 1870 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

Support spindles

Started by Bonnie Tombarge. Last reply by cherylbwaters 16 minutes ago. 71 Replies

Hello! I have a Russian Belarus supported spindle. I am new to supported spindling, but I have done a fair amount of drop spindling. I was wondering if there was any advice y'all could give me, cause…Continue

Tags: support spindles, spinning

The 2015 Spin-In Chatter Box

Started by KnitterGirl39. Last reply by Peggy Stuart Mar 9. 104 Replies

This is for all discussions during the Feb 27th - Mar 2nd 2015 Spin-In.Information for the Spin-In is located …Continue

Spinning With Dog Hair

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by Peggy Stuart Mar 4. 58 Replies

Many breeds of dog have hair that can be spun.Have you used dog hair for spinning fiber? Do you plan to? What breeds have you tried, and what problems have you encountered? Share your experiences…Continue

Tags: spinning, hair, dog


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