Swifts, niddy noddies and other skein and ball winding accessories

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Ashford Yarn Gauge

Ashford Yarn Gauge

Measure your yarn in wraps per inch (WPI) or half-inch. Simply wrap your yarn evenly in the appropriate slot and count the number of threads. Comes lacquered with a leather loop and yarn weight guide.

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£5.30 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Niddy-noddy, sampler, natural finish

Niddy-noddy, sampler, natural finish

Very similar to the standard niddy noddy, but smaller and more portable. Natural finish for you to colour or wax as you like. 8" (200mm) long to make a 32" (8100mm) skein. 56 winds is 50 yards.

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£18.90 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Niddy-noddy, jumbo, natural finish

Niddy-noddy, jumbo, natural finish

Very similar to the standard niddy noddy, but larger for making huge skeins. One arm is shaped to help you to slip off the finished skein.

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£25.20 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Umbrella Swift (wooden)

Umbrella Swift (wooden)

This Wooden Umbrella Swift will solve your problem of how to hold your skein as you wind your yarn into balls. This tabletop model clamps securely to the side of your table and spins smoothly as you wind each ball . Will hold skeins up to 100" in circumference

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£113.50 green tick available from stock
swift plus Knitpro ball winder : £142.50 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Free standing skeiner 2

Free standing skeiner 2

This free-standing skeiner made in solid Silver Beech hardwood winds your handspun yarn into a skein straight from the bobbin, and holds your skein for ball-winding. The adjustable pegs allow for different sized hanks to be made. Your skeiner can be easily dismantled for storage or transport.

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£157 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Nostepinne - Rosewood

Nostepinne - Rosewood

A nostepinne is a simple tool for winding your skeins into centre-pull balls using a traditional technique.

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£11.95 green tick available from stock

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Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

KnitPro Wool Ball Winder

KnitPro Wool Ball Winder

A quick and fun way to wind your Skeins into easy-to-use centre-pull balls. You can knit from the ball or wind your singles into balls and ply using the centre-pull ball method. Similar to the Royal ball winder, which is now unavailable.

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£29 green tick available from stock

plus postage NB - UK only   

Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul

Wool Ball Winder

Wool Ball Winder

A quick and fun way to wind your Skeins into easy-to-use centre-pull balls. You can knit from the ball or wind your singles into balls and ply using the centre-pull ball method. NB this is not the Royal ball winder, which has recently become unavailable.

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£42 green tick available from stock

plus postage NB - UK only   

Next dispatch: Thu 24 Jul


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