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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. Skirting a Fleece
How to skirt and evaluate the quality of a grease fleece.
2. Fiber Memory
The importance of memory in yarns and fibers
3. S and Z Twist Demystified
In which we cover the ABC's of S and Z.
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. Flick Carding
How to use a flick carder to prepare fleeces for spinning.
6. Understanding Spinning Wheel Ratios 101
Understanding, determining, and using the ratios of your spinning wheel.
7. A Use for Dirty Wool
Using otherwise ruined wool to line wire baskets and planters.
8. Wool Count Systems
Bradford count, blood, count, and micron count explained and compared.
The various ways in which bamboo fibers are obtained and some tips on spinning bamboo.
10. Scouring Wool
The hows and whys of washing grease fleece.
Be sure to visit the Spinning Archives for all the articles!
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