THE SPINNER’S BOOK OF YARN DESIGNS: Techniques for Creating 70 Yarns, Sarah Anderson.
Discover the fun and satisfaction of spinning your own yarn! This step-by-step guide shows you how to create 80 distinctive yarns, from classics such as mohair boucle to novelty features like supercoils. Lush photographs illustrate the process of turning fleece into yarn, reveal the unique architecture of each yarn, and show exactly how to manipulate and combine fibers to get the results you want. With this must-have reference, you can create any yarn you desire, from the perfect sturdy sock yarn, to a yummy and soft sweater yarn, to the most amazing art yarn you can dream or imagine. Includes 64 unique yarn construction reference cards you can take with your wheel wherever you go! Full-color photographs throughout. Foreword by Judith MacKenzie.
ISBN-13: 9781603427388. ISBN-10: 1603427384. Workman Publishing. 224 pages. 8″x 9″ hardcover.