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First Support Spindle Yarn

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Merino Silk Top on Tibetan

Created in this Craftsy class

Spindling: From Fluff to Stuff taught by Drucilla Pettibone

Unwind while practicing the ancient craft of spindling. Drucilla Pettibone introduces you to easy and inexpensive spinning methods.

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Category Spinning
Style Retro / Vintage, Eco-Friendly, Casual, Classic, Traditional, Romantic
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What materials did you use? Merino Silk Combed Top Blend

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What are you most proud of? Diving in and giving it a try! Relaxing and enjoying the process. For a perfectionist that is a huge step.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Watch several videos on support spindling in addition to this class.There are many styles for drafting and spinning on a supported spindle. Watching the various videos gave me the options I needed to make it work.

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Supported spindling is hard and you are doing it beautifully!!

09/24/2013 Flag

Thanks Dru! You are always so supportive. It has been a lot of fun trying out the various spindling techniques.

09/28/2013 Flag