The Intentional Spinner by Judith Mackenzie

By Judith Mackenzie

Offering a mix of technical wisdom, background, and easy-to-use suggestions, this inspiring number of spinning knowledge deftly explores the 3 primary parts of yarn construction: realizing fibers, dealing with yarn constitution, and making yarns that accurately meet the spinner's wishes. the wealthy, historical traditions of plant and animal fibers are fascinatingly juxtaposed with fresh advances in synthesized fiber and mankind's use of fibers long ago, current, and destiny, whereas unique, image-laden directions for 4 intermediate tasks exhibit the diversity of probabilities, from reliable, plied yarns to playful, novelty yarns. Spinners also are provided tips on making plans a undertaking from begin to end, in addition to easy methods to deal with and shop accomplished projects.

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