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Niddy Noddy 
(Skein winder)

SIZES

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Our Niddy Noddys all come apart into a shaft & two arms for easy storage.  Three arm ends have tips to prevent the yarn from slipping off as you wind while the fourth end has no tip for easy removal of the skein. 

1.5 meter 
(makes a 60" skein:  
3 revolutions = 5 yd)
1 yd
(makes a 36" skein)
Sampler
(makes a  22" skein)
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niddy noddy  in use

Nostepinne 
(Ball winder)

WOOD
(from top to bottom)
SIZES

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Walnut Queen  11" long
Oak Regular  9"
Russian olive Mini  8"

Nostepinne
are used to wind center-pull balls which allow access to both ends of the ball of yarn at the same time. Spinners use center- pull balls when plying two single ply yarns together. Knitters use a nostepinne to wind balls of yarn - you can knit from both ends of the ball at the same time.


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nostepinne in use

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TWO-TONE NOSTEPINNE

For something "Extra Special" in a Nostepinne, Edward has created the 2-tone Nostepinne, using two different contrasting woods for the handle and shaft.

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Handles: Purpleheart  
Shafts: Ash and Curly Ash

Available in Mini, Regular and Queen size

MINI NOSTEPINNE & MINI SPINDLE

Enjoy using our "Mini Nostepinne".  It is similar in length to the "Mini Spindle" so both fit easily in a small bag along with your favorite fibre.  They are easy to take along to spin anywhere and are available in a variety of woods.  

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 Mini Spindle - Cocobolo whorl &  Purpleheart shaft
 Mini Nostepinne -
Purpleheart
 Mini Spindle - Maple whorl &  Redheart shaft
 Mini Nostepinne - Maple

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Revised: March 09, 2014