Amy Clarke Moore

What Are Natural Fibers?

We gathered some fibers we had on hand for this introduction to natural fibers. The list is nowhere near exhaustive, but it provides examples of common plant and animal spinning fibers.

How to Use a McMorran Balance by Amy Clarke Moore

If you have a yarn balance (also known as a McMorran balance), then all you need is a strand of the yarn you’re measuring to determine the yards per pound.

Spinning Silk Guide for Knitting, Crochet or Embroidery Projects

Learn everything about spinning silk yarn in this free guide on how to spin silk for knitting, crochet, embroidery, and more with expert advice!

Spinning Wool: Free Guide on Spinning Rare Wool

In our FREE Guide to Spinning Wool eBook, you will learn how to spin wool from rare sheep breeds and other wool fibers along with 3 fun wool patterns.

How to Choose & Use a Spinning Wheel

Looking to start spinning yarn? Our free How to Use and How to Choose a Spinning Wheel eBook tells you how to use, troubleshoot and choose a spinning wheel.

Free Drop Spindle Spinning Guide

Learn everything you need to know about drop spindle spinning in this FREE spinning eBook that includes detailed instructions and more.

Free Guide to Wool Combing and Carding

This free guide to wool combing and carding provides expert tips on using hand carders, wool combs and drum carders to prepare your fiber for spinning.

Ply Yarn eBook: From Plying on a Drop Spindle to a Wheel

Learn a free spinning technique today! The How to Ply Yarn eBook will teach you everything from plying on a Drop Spindle to creating plied yarn on a wheel.

Scarf Knitting Patterns: Free Homespun Yarn Patterns to Knit

Use your homespun yarn with these 5 FREE scarf knitting patterns! Expert guidance awaits in this collection of free knitted scarf patterns.

Felting Fiber Free Guide: How to Prepare and Felt Fiber and Yarn

Learn everything you need to know about felting fiber in this exclusive, FREE eBook that includes expert tips on preparing and felting fiber and yarn.