Spin Off Editorial Staff

Spin Off Call for Submissions Winter 2021: The Elements of Structure

The Spin Off Winter 2021 issue, our annual fiber issue, explores the elements of structure. Whether in a lock, yarn, or garment, what does structure mean to you?

Dyeing Yarn Free eBook: Using Natural Dyeing Techniques

Learn a new spinning technique today for FREE! Get your copy of "Guide to Dyeing Yarn: Learn How to Dye Yarn Using Natural Dyeing Techniques" here!

Book Reviews from Spin Off Fall 2019

Discover new books on sheep shearing, natural dyes, and textile photography.

Spin Off Fall 2020 Call for Submissions: Ancient Craft, New Tools 

Spin Off Fall 2020, our annual tool issue, investigates the abundance of spinning tools available in our community, old and new.

I Am a Spinner: Alexandria Ware

I manage data centers for planetary spacecraft. This means that I coordinate the design, development, and operation of the computer systems that process and distribute science data from missions to other planets.

The Great Aspinneration

Learn to spin with this great starter pack of resources!

Spin Off Abbreviations

Common knitting and crochet abbreviations.

Spin Off Index 2011–2018

Download the index for issues from Spring 2011 through Winter 2019

Drop Spindle Spinning

Want to start drop spindle spinning? Learn how to use a drop spindle and more.