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DIY Drive Band for spinning wheel

Whilst browsing trademe I noticed someone selling for around $20 each (what they called) polycord drive bands. To me it looked more like line trimmer line. 180 more words


Saving fibre from a sad end

I had some very sad fibre in my stash – the colour¬†looked a bit dull and flat, the prep wasn’t the best (lots of nepps), and I suspected it had a high content of alpaca (not my favourite to spin). 226 more words

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A lot of spinning stuff happening

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to participate in a spinning workshop in Derbyshire. I am currently part of the first group of people taking a Foundation Certificate in Spinning, and as a Beta Tester this workshop would serve as a learning platform for two of the modules, as well as an opportunity to offer feedback on our experience. 619 more words

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