And speaking of spinning (& Amazon actually). . . this arrived today:
The Alden Amos Big Book of Handspinning -- and it is big! It's like a textbook. I can't wait to take a look inside. I've heard it pretty much covers *everything* you would ever need to know about spinning. I've also heard that his style is a bit off-putting to some. We shall see.
Also in the box: