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Turn your fabric scraps into twine:

How to Make Mordants for Natural Dyes - DIY - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

A super-clear tutorial on spinning yarn. I took a spinning class from Maggie Casey when we lived in Boulder, about 17 years ago. She's a great teacher and a skilled spinner, her enthusiasm for it infectious.

The Spinner's Glossary by Lee Juvan. Free tutorial on spinning wheel maintenance on Knitty at

yarn dying tutorial - understanding how striped yarn is made will help you avoid pooling

building a 4 shaft pvc loom | Making your own loom | Weavolution

What Are Spinning Wheel Ratios?-- what ratio is your wheel- instructions to determine

This is the way we wash our fleece (August 28): tips from the Yarn Harlot on washing and prepping fleece to spin

Beata's Fauxlags tutorial, making rolags without a hand cards or blending board

Great resource for natural dyes and a spinning primer ★ HOW TO Spin Yarn | Dyeing & Spinning Craft Tutorials ★

How to prepare wool for spinning — free eBook from Spinning Daily: A Guide to Processing Wool to Make Wool Roving: Washing Wool, Carding Wool, and Combing Wool

AwareKnits' Natural Dyeing Recipe - how to dye yarns with natural dyes such as beets, rose petals, tumeric, coffee, etc.

Novelty yarn from recycled sweaters. You can use a drop spindle if you don't own a wheel.

Handmade wooden wool winder. Just beautiful. Free Plans

Measuring Wraps Per Inch, by Jenny. Pinned from Knit Picks. Must d/l to phone for quick check in stores!

Core spinning is a really useful technique, and here is some good information.

Turning Fiber into Yarn: The Art of Spinning. Great beginning info, but there is a lot of wisdom in the comments section

instructable drop spindle spinning: I've heard its a bit hard at first, but once you get the hang of it, REALLY REALLY addicting! I can't wait!

Great technique for dying yarn for an ombre look.

Do-it-yourself spinning wheel plans. Because Kristin wants one.

Replica Norse loom with stone weights creating tension on warp threads.

spinning paper into yarn . Or more properly, P a r n. Plastic strips can be done like this too, then you have P l a r n