Spinning wheel review #01: HansenCrafts MiniSpinner

One of my faults is that I’m a wheel collector. I have more wheels than I  have room for, or time to spin on. Very few of my wheels get the use that they deserve, and yet I’m not looking to re-home very many of them. I worry that even if I rehome them, more will come in to take their places. I thought I might review some of them so that I might help other spinners along the way. I’m still coming up with a format for these, so please bear with me. HansenCrafts MiniSpinner Flyer system: Scotch Tension Weight: About 4lbs Wheel Style: Electric Spinner Ratios: NA Flyer rotates...

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A new venture, and a discussion of yarn management

Welcome to Knit One Spin Too. I aim to bring fiber arts to you. That means workshops to your area, knowledge to your computer, and information to your hands. I’m starting out with my very first series of workshops on July 27 – 29 2012. On April 15 or so, I will open registration for a weekend of workshops held at Hofstra University in Uniondale, NY. I’m calling this new event “Spin-U 2012”, since I hope to have more than one Spin-U in the future. You’ll be able to find out more information as I have it via our Events page. With that bit of administrivia...

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