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Drop Spindle

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Spin your own unique and wonderful yarns with The Unusual Pear top whorl bamboo Drop Spindle. Also a great learning tool for kids, who can very easily master this craft.

The design of this Drop Spindle allows you to anchor the spun yarn anywhere along the circumference of the whorl, making it great for beginners.

Dimensions: Whorl 8.5 cm diameter (3.34 inch)

Shaft approx. 25 cm (9.8")

Weight approx. 25 g (.85oz)

Each spindle is handmade with FSC certified bamboo and Tasmanian oak. As the spindles are handmade, sometimes the length and weight can vary slightly.

The drop spindle is one of the oldest known spinning tools in history. This spindle is incredibly portable and lightweight. You can create finely spun, more traditional yarns or thicker, 2 ply art yarns to have fun weaving with!