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Project by JoshIndy posted 01-01-2011 09:34 PM 1279 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

This is a drop spindle i made for my wife to turn wool into yarn. The whorl is spalted beech and the upright is a walnut dowel rod.

Once she started spinning yarn, she needed somewhere to store it until the next stage. So i made her a set of Knitty Noddys. These are red oak with with johnson’s wax finish.

-- People are like tea bags. You find out how strong they are when you put them in hot water. -Eleanor Roosevelt

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#1 posted 01-02-2011 02:18 AM

It’s amazing how effective something that simple can be. Nice work.

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