Top Ten spinning Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Spinning Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Fiber Memory
The importance of memory in yarns and fibers

2. Breaking Pre-mixed Acid Dyes
How to separate pre-mixed dyes into their component colors on wool and other protein fibers.

3. Spinning To A Size
Lace weight or bulky, here is an easy exercise for learning how to spin the size of yarn you want.

4. The Down Breeds of Sheep
Want to spin lovely, lofty knitting yarns? The Down breed of sheep have just the fleeces you need.

5. S and Z Twist Demystified
In which we cover the ABC's of S and Z.

6. Correcting Overspun or Lumpy Yarn
You spin and you spin, but the yarn is just not what you had in mind. How to prevent the lumps and springs from popping up in your yarn.

7. Plying Your Yarn
How to ply quality yarn

8. Understanding Spinning Wheel Ratios 101
Understanding, determining, and using the ratios of your spinning wheel.

9. Cabled Yarns
How to make cabled yarns.

10. Skirting a Fleece
How to skirt and evaluate the quality of a grease fleece.

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