Foldable spinning wheel

Contributed by The Devon Show

Foldable spinning wheel

Heather says times have changed so much since people first started spinning. It's no longer an arduous job to make a living. Heather enjoys it as a craft and spins fabulous alpaca wool and silk to make luxurious wool for discerning people. The wheel can be folded and carried on her back in a rucksack. It's very different from the older wheels which were heavy and difficult to oil.

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Ashburton New Zealand

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25cm
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10cm
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