Spin-Off, Winter 2001 Digital Edition
Now available for individual download!
Read an excerpt from The Spinner?s Companion by Bobbie Irwin that addresses pest problems and fiber storage. Meet the American Romney with Rita Buchanan, then spin and knit some colorful fleece-lined mittens using Romney fiber. Enjoy a profile of spinner, weaver, and singer Norman Kennedy. Go on an Andean adventure and visit Nilda Callanupa?s villiage. Check out the handspun gallery of shawls and scarves, cover lace, knitting, and weaving. Check out a special section that features novelty yarns made by readers.
Handspin and handknit an adorable little pig. Make a Fair Isle sweater. Knit a shawl inspired by one of Empress Josephine?s collection. Spin and weave a tropical-weight blouse with singles. Make a kaleidoscope hearth rug with your handspun yarn.
In every issue, you will be amazed at the amount of information packed into these pages:
Be inspired by spinners from all over the world. In each issue, you?ll meet spinners with unique stories to tell.
Explore a variety of spinning techniques. Get an up-close look at piles of gorgeous handspun yarns and learn how to make them for yourself.
Test your spinning skills with projects that use your handspun yarns.
And so much more!