No-Whorl Spindles

Here one discovers the Hatchtown spindles whose whorls are neither high nor low …spindles which really do not HAVE any whorls whatsoever!

color photo: Lady spindles
The Lady Family is my take on the wasp-waisted spindles used in
Europe during the 18th and early 19th Centuries — they are turned
from a single block of wood.


Lady Ann™

* Length: 8.55″+/- ( 21.5 cm )
* Max Diam.: 1 7/8″+/- ( 4.8 cm )
* Weight: 1.1 – 1.8 oz. ( 31 – 51 grams )
* $46.00


Long Lady™

* Length: 10.5″+/- ( 27 cm )
* Max Diam.: 1 7/8″+/- ( 4.8 cm )
* Weight: 1.3 – 2.5 oz. ( 37 – 71 grams )
* $55.00


color photo: view of Lady Ann family spindles from "below"

Longest Lady™

* Length: 13″+/- ( 33 cm )
* Whorl Diam.: 2 1/8″+/- ( 5.4 cm s)
* Weight: 1.5 – 2.7 oz. ( 43 – 77 grams )
* $60.00

The Russian supported spindles. These are the most basic and minimalistic of the spindle form — really just a small step up from a sharpened stick.


Russian Lace/Support — Classic Singles

* Length: 12 1/2″+/- ( 31 cm )
* Max Diam.: 5/8”+/- ( 1.6 cm )
* $30.00

Russian lace support spindles

Russian lace support spindles


Russian Lace/Support — “Bulbous” Singles

* Length: 12 1/2″+/– ( 31 cm )
* Max Diam.: 7/8”+/- ( 2.25 cm)
* $32.00


Russian Lace/Support — Plying

* Length: 15 1/2″+/- ( 40 cm )
* Max Diam.: 7/8”+/- ( 2.25 cm)
* $36.00