Book List

This page will be updated whenever I find something interesting (and the time to add from my library). It’s not a complete list of books on the market, only the ones I’ve actually read, are on my wish list or just seem interesting.

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Last updated September 10th 2013


The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook – Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius
In Sheep’s Clothing: A Handspinner’s Guide to Wool – Nola and Jane Fournier
The intentional spinner – Judith Mackenzie McCuin
Creative Spinning by Alison Daykin & Jane Deane
Intertwined by Lexi Boeger
Color in Spinning by Deb Menz
Spin Control by Amy King
Spin Dye Stitch by Jennifer Claydon
The Yarn Book by Penny Walsh
Big Book of Handspinning by Alden Amos
Spinning Wheel Primer by Alden Amos
Wheels and Looms: Making Equipment for Spinning and Weaving by David Bryant
Hand Wool Combing and Spinning by Peter Teal

Spinderok, spinding og garn-design af Elsa Krogh
Spinding : en håndspinders praktiske erfaringer af Alice Grønborg
Uld og spinding til husbehov af Molly Hougaard
Spindebog af Lise Warburg
Uld til håndspindning af Lise Warburg
Spind selv på håndten af Anna Kjems
Uld, spinding, farvning med planter af Esther Nielsen
Spind uld på rok og håndten af Sunniva Lønning
Spinderokkene af Frants Olsen


The Knitter’s Book of Yarn by Clara Parkes
The Knitter’s Book of Wool by Clara Parkes
Victorian Lace Today by Jane Sowerby
The Twisted Sisters Knit Sweaters by Lynne Vogel
The Twisted Sisters Sock Workbook by Lynne Vogel
Swing Swagger Drape: Knit the Colours of Australia by Jane Slicer-Smith


Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece by Gail Callahan
The Ashford book of Dyeing by Ann Milner

Plant dyeing

Wild Colourby Jenny Dean
Eco Colour by India Flint
A Dyer’s Garden by Rita Buchanan
Natural Dyeing by Jackie Crook
Dyes from Plants by Seonaid Robertson
Vegetable Dyeing by Alma Lesch
Dye Plants and Dyeing – a handbook from Brooklyn Botanical Garden 1964
Mushrooms for Color by Miriam Rice
Färga med svampar, Sundström
Svampefarvning af Hjørdis Hall Andersen
Plantefarvning – 100 opskrifter af Grop Anna Hansson & Anna-Maria Ryd
Hjemmefarvning med planter af Ingerid Løn
Farvning med Planter efter gamle metoder af Esther Nielsen
Farv med planter på silke, hør, bomuld af Esther Nielsen
Plantefarverens ABC af Ingeborg Mule Henningsen
Vejledning i plantefarvning af Regitze Valentiner
Plantefarvning for børn og voksne af Lotte Nielsen


Bird by Bird – Anne Lamott

Mixed media/Painting

Art at the speed of life by Pam Carriker
Art Cloth by Jane Dunnewold
Mixed Media Explorations eBook by Beryl Taylor





Interweave Videos

Respect The Spindle (Abby Franquemont)
Drafting, the long and short of it (Abby Franquemont)
Spinning for Lace (Margaret Stove)
Spinning Luxury Fiber (Judith MacKenzie McCuin)
Big Lofty Yarns (Maggie Casey)
Spinning Cotton (Stephenie Gaustad)
A Spinner’s Toolbox (Judith MacKenzie McCuin)
How I spin (Rita Buchanan)
How to Card Wool (Carol Rhoades, Maggie Casey, Norman Kennedy and Rita Buchanan)
The Gentle Art of Plying (Judith MacKenzie McCuin)
Dyeing in the Kitchen (Deb Menz)
Combing fiber (Robin Russo)


1 thought on “Book List”

  1. What interesting and usefuls lists ! thank you for sharing. The Dyeing section inspires me, I will be looking more closely at those books and videos.


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