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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the straw badge in textiles.

In this project, you will spin prepared fiber into a singles (yes! It looks plural when a spinner is talking about what a knitter would call a "single-ply' yarn).

Additional Information:
  - How to Spin Yarn on a Drop Spindle
  - Mother Earth New's: Learn How to Spin Yarn by Hand
  - Instructables: Spinning Yarn

To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
  - use natural fiber including plant or animal fibers like cotton, linen, wool, alpaca fiber, angora (rabbit), cashmere or mohair (goat)
  - spin 250g of fiber into a yarn (singles) - do not ply
  - wind into a hank
  - wash and block the yarn
  - finished yarn is at least 400 yards long

To document your completion of the BB, provide proof of the following as pictures or a video (less than two minutes):
  -  your unspun fibre (possibly on a scale to show starting weight)
  -  the process of spinning and the device (drop spindle, spinning wheel, or e-spinner)
  - process for finishing the yarn
  -  how you measured your yarn
  -  the finished yarn
 
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