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Spun Yak Hair

This yak hair was one of the sample packs that came with my spinning wheel when I bought it at a local consignment store. It is SOOOO hairy! :P The yarn is very thick and strong. I'm not sure what I would make with the finished yarn, but it's interesting to learn how to spin it. I made the drop spindle myself with a dowel, toy wooden wheel, and a small cup hook.

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Taken on April 26, 2006