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Grandmother, Sacred Spinner- She's sitting by a wheel but spinning with a handspindle that's just outside the frame at the bottom of the picture.

Grandmother, Sacred Spinner- She's sitting by a wheel but spinning with a handspindle that's just outside the frame at the bottom of the picture.

old people - Subotica, Vojvodina  They are watching a wedding across the street.

old people - Subotica, Vojvodina They are watching a wedding across the street.

Lady spinning wool with a distaff in Breb Romania - different technique; great distaff.

Lady spinning wool with a distaff in Breb Romania - note palm up, cop above hand method. S twist.

Spinning is so punk--spinning thread on The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, © Geoff Miller Photo

awesome real life photo of a punk spinner you are a woolly goddess my friend spinning thread on The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, © Geoff Miller Photo

Македония, 1914-1917 година. / Macedonia, 1914-1917

Македония, 1914-1917 година. / Macedonia, 1914-1917

Romania Spindler & giant distaff.  Don't know if I could balance all that.

I have many thousands of images on my computer of all things fiberish, and from time to time as I'm browsing through them something will emerge as a common theme, feature, or phenomenon. I present to you one such: Romanian.

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