Kate Larson is the editor of Spin Off and spends as many hours as life allows in the barn with her beloved flock of Border Leicesters.
Did you see our bonus project for Spin Off subscribers, the Towline Hat? Whether you are working on this cozy cabled hat or another project with knitted cables, you might find this tutorial for working cable stitches without a cable needle helpful.
For spinners, “memory” can evoke images of crimpy wools, bouncy yarns, heirloom tools, and more. Tell us what it means to you and share your article and project ideas with Spin Off!
During the long days of summer, Kate indulged in shorter, more frequent spinning breaks. Those little pockets of time left her feeling refreshed and created loads of singles! Now it’s time to ply for a scrappy sweater.
The Spin Off editorial staff cooked up a special end-of-year surprise for our subscribers. We are grateful for your support!
Build your spinning skills with Judith MacKenzie’s new video course on unusual silks.
Join us as we explore fiber combinations that bring out the best in each other.
I found the carding methods that are best for my body, the fibers I use, and the variety of yarns I want to spin.
Explore our annual Fall tool issue, dedicated to the extra accessories that make spinning such a joy.
Last week, I wrote about a few pieces of spinning equipment to leave at home. This week I'm offering: Spinning Travel Hacks: what spinning equipment you should pack.