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The complete guide to spinning yarn : techniques, projects, and recipes, Brenda Gibson

Label
The complete guide to spinning yarn : techniques, projects, and recipes
Title
The complete guide to spinning yarn
Title remainder
techniques, projects, and recipes
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Gibson
Title variation
Spinning yarn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Whether you are an experienced crafter chasing the perfect yarn or a beginner looking for an outlet for your creative talents, this book will inspire you to get spinning. It starts with the basics and moves through all aspects of spinning until you are producing your own beautiful and functional yarns. Then you can tackle the craft projects at the back of the book using your own unique creations"--P. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibson, Brenda
Dewey number
746.1/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT847
LC item number
.G525 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hand spinning
  • Dyes and dyeing, Domestic
  • Spun yarns
Label
The complete guide to spinning yarn : techniques, projects, and recipes, Brenda Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : A. & C. Black, 2011
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations. A brief history of spinning ; Fiber preparation tools ; Spindles ; Wheels ; Plying and yarn handling tools ; Fibers -- Techniques. Scouring ; Teasing ; Carding ; Blending ; Making rolags and punis ; Pre-drafting ; Combing ; Dyeing ; Spindle spinning ; Wheel spinning ; Worsted spinning ; Woolen spinning ; Spinning from the fold ; Direction and balance ; Thick and thin spinning ; Spinning for evenness or texture ; Conventional plying ; Navajo or chain plying ; Andean plying ; Fancy yarn plying ; Making a skein ; Blocking ; Washing and finishing ; Winding balls -- Recipes. Soft knitting yarn ; Lustrous worsted yarn ; Spiral thick and thin yarn ; Cable-plied yarn ; Color-blended yarn ; Flecked yarn ; Slub yarn ; Three-ply chunky yarn ; Chain-plied color yarn ; Core-spun yarn ; Bouclé yarn ; Paper yarn ; Bullion yarn -- Projects -- Professional approaches. Going commercial ; Planning and record-keeping ; Gallery
Control code
ocn707969351
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780312591380
Lccn
2011278367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707969351
  • (Sirsi) o707969351
  • (OCoLC)707969351
Label
The complete guide to spinning yarn : techniques, projects, and recipes, Brenda Gibson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : A. & C. Black, 2011
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations. A brief history of spinning ; Fiber preparation tools ; Spindles ; Wheels ; Plying and yarn handling tools ; Fibers -- Techniques. Scouring ; Teasing ; Carding ; Blending ; Making rolags and punis ; Pre-drafting ; Combing ; Dyeing ; Spindle spinning ; Wheel spinning ; Worsted spinning ; Woolen spinning ; Spinning from the fold ; Direction and balance ; Thick and thin spinning ; Spinning for evenness or texture ; Conventional plying ; Navajo or chain plying ; Andean plying ; Fancy yarn plying ; Making a skein ; Blocking ; Washing and finishing ; Winding balls -- Recipes. Soft knitting yarn ; Lustrous worsted yarn ; Spiral thick and thin yarn ; Cable-plied yarn ; Color-blended yarn ; Flecked yarn ; Slub yarn ; Three-ply chunky yarn ; Chain-plied color yarn ; Core-spun yarn ; Bouclé yarn ; Paper yarn ; Bullion yarn -- Projects -- Professional approaches. Going commercial ; Planning and record-keeping ; Gallery
Control code
ocn707969351
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780312591380
Lccn
2011278367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707969351
  • (Sirsi) o707969351
  • (OCoLC)707969351

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