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What you have in your tool box?

There are all kinds of tools besides spindles and wheels that can assist us in our spinning efforts. There are hand carders, Lazy Kates, dr…

Started by cherylbwaters

1565 on Tuesday
Reply by Peggy Stuart

Spin-In February 27th - March 2nd, 2015!

Attention all Spin Along members! We are doing a Virtual Spin-in! I thought we would use the same guidelines we used in the past. I have in…

Started by KnitterGirl39

61 Jan 18
Reply by Peggy Stuart

Support spindles

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…

Started by Bonnie Tombarge

33 Dec 7, 2014
Reply by Peggy Stuart

Spin-In for first Quarter of 2015?

Who is all up for a Spin-In for the first quarter of 2015? If you are, when is good for you?  Feb? or March?  Which weekend would work best?

Started by KnitterGirl39

12 Nov 14, 2014
Reply by Peggy Stuart

What Are You Spinning Now? Photos Please.

Post your photos here. I'm still working on the Gaywool fiber:

Started by Peggy Stuart

5385 Sep 18, 2014
Reply by Peggy Stuart

2012 - Newly Acquired Fleeces or Raw Fibers

I know that many of our KP Spin-A-Long members are venturing off to fiber fairs, festivals, farms in search of new things to spin.  And man…

Started by Susan the Blue Lake Knitter

903 Aug 25, 2014
Reply by wendy

Scouring Fleece

Maybe this should go in the fiber prep thread, I don't know, but I wanted to share my experience on a recent fleece scouring.  Last month I…

Started by wendy

4 Aug 25, 2014
Reply by wendy

Suffolk vs Icelandic

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 s…

Started by KnitterGirl39

11 May 21, 2014
Reply by KnitWhich?

Rather Spin than Cook? Look for Easy Recipes Here!

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,…

Started by Peggy Stuart

543 Apr 30, 2014
Reply by cherylbwaters

Spinning Chatter

For those of you who don't know Kate has left Knit Picks and has also left the Knit Picks community. She will certainly be missed. Unfortun…

Started by cherylbwaters

1829 Mar 20, 2014
Reply by Peggy Stuart


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