Drop Spindle (FibreHut)
Our best selling drop spindle - made by hand in store at FibreHut!
These drop spindles are so good that we use them in our spinning for beginners classes - seasoned hand spinners love them too! Easy to handle, nicely balanced for an even spin, great value for money and rugged enough to withstand the inevitable occasional dropping. We have even attached a yarn leader so that you can start spinning straight away.
Just add some fibre or choose one of our drop spindle kits (which come with a cotton drawstring bag, natural or coloured wool and instructions).
- Weight: 38 grams
- Length: 25cm
- Whorl diameter: 6cm
- Top whorl design
- Metal hook
- Natural wood
- Leader included
- Crafted by hand at FibreHut
How to spin with a Drop Spindle
Spindles have been used to turn wool into thread for thousands of years. It's a fairly simple technique that is easy to master but it does require a bit of practice...