Includes basic techniques for making your own yarns as well as recipes for adventurous yarns for experienced spinners Step by step sequences explain techniques for the preparation of fibres, spinning a single thread, plying single threads together to make a balanced yarn, and creative use of colour Once you have mastered the techniques, there are lots of recipes for a huge range of textured yarns in various colourways and fibre combinations includes mohairs, two plies, flecked, spiral, boucle and bullion yarns Also includes suggestions for using each type in terms of drape and durability Includes a special section about marketing and selling your work....
|Title||:||Spinning Yarn: The Complete Guide|
|Publisher||:||A C Black December 1, 2011|
|Number of Pages||:||144 pages|
|File Size||:||699 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
|Last checked||:||21 Minutes ago!|
Spinning Yarn: The Complete Guide Reviews
In this guide to spinning yarn, the author takes the reader through a tour of fibers, wheels and spindles, and different drafting techniques to teach the reader the basics of spinning. There's a section on dyeing your fibers, cleaning and preparing your fibers plus a section on patterns for knitting and weaving and a section on selling your yarn.