Knitting news for today.
As the nationwide craze for knitting shows no sign of cooling off, many knitters are now exploring the art of spinning their own yarns to enhance their creations.
But if you don’t have an antique spinning wheel or your name isn’t Cinderella, (who used a saxony wheel in her dusky attic) a drop spindle might just suffice.
It’s an art form that’s been around for 8,000 years, she said. Spinning wheels have been around a mere 500 years.