Book Reviews


The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Designs by Sarah Anderson

May 31, 2023

The book begins with a recap of some spinning basics including fleece handling, hand carding, combing and blending fibres. The following chapter discusses spinning singles for plying, so that you can spin the singles you need for the yarn you want to make, including a section on how to spin the perfect fat singles. This is not a how to spin book, though, so it isn’t aimed at the absolute beginner. The bulk of the…