Hand Spun: New Spins on Traditional Techniques
In her newest book, Hand Spun, art-yarn pioneer and Pluckyfluff creator Lexi Boeger offers yet another exciting collection of new and innovative spinning techniques. This well-rounded book also covers a handful of traditional styles for the spinner to master and then turn on their ear. The many uses of these beautiful one-of-a-kind yarns are demonstrated in Boeger's trademark, surprising, and inventive projects.
- Learn the basics of fiber prep, from washing raw fleece to carding techniques.
- Find out how to adapt basic spinning styles to create cutting-edge forms.
- Be inspired by a stunning gallery of hand-spun yarns that combine various techniques shown in the book.
- Get complete instructions for 20 fashion-forward, yet accessible, projects including chunky scarves, fabulous hats, a belt, a rug, boas, and more.
Paperback, 160 pages
Published February 1st 2012 by Quarry Books (first published January 1st 2012)