Comfy Spinning Tips

When I started spinning, it was all I could think about for a while. Learning how to spin wool was all consuming in those first days, and I spent hours one weekend getting acquainted with the spinning wheel. Come Monday, my back hurt and my neck was pinched. I had been spinning my heart out […]

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Galina Khmeleva demonstrates combing on a traditional Orenburg combing device. The proper spinning hand position. Proper hand position for drafting. Our ambassador of Orenburg spinning Imagine a world where a handspun, handknitted shawl is the ultimate status symbol worn by movie stars and politicians. This is the world where a young Galina Khmeleva spent two-months' […]

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