Detta's Spindle


Used Treasures

and miscellanous "must-goes" 

No shipping of used items unless specifically indicated
Give a call and stop in to see these. 763-682-4389


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Spinning Wheels & supplies
Spinning wheels come with lessons at no additional charge.
No shipping of used wheels unless otherwise specified.





" Jenny"
Antique Norwegian Spinning Wheel

Beautiful old wheel in very nice condition. The pink yarn is my test run in progress. What a relaxing evening!

- 25" drive wheel
- orifice height 26.5"

-double drive
- 1 bobbin (more available $30/ea)
- distaff (unusual style; needs repair)
- no date or signature

No shipping.





Antique European Parlor Wheel

This rare find was rescued and restored to working condition by woodworker Erwin Nistler.

- 13" drive wheel
- orifice height 24"
- heart shaped table

- ivory decorations (some replacements)
- loose rings on turnings (10)
-bobbin lead
- 1 bobbin
- matching threading hook
- distaff
- no date or signature




No shipping.



Lehigh Valley Old Settlers Wheel
dark red milk paint - hand forged threading hook & tension knob
bobbin lead, ratio 7.6:1, 4 bobbins, bobbin length 6", no lazy kate
This handmade wheel was a trade-in, which I swear was never used. She spins wonderfully!


Miscellanous 'must-goes'


1930 36" Union Rug Loom with extras
Located near Big Lake, MN. Contact Carol 612-210-0103


New Books

Fairy Time Knits (Amy Carroll & Denise Brown 1989) Enchanting storybook sweaters to knit for your child plus the favourite fairy tales to read. New hardcover in perfect condition. 64 pgs, lots of color photos. $14.95 + 2.50 mailing

Teddy Bear Knits: 16 Original Sweaters & Stories for Children (Mo Smith 1987) A story book and knitting book in one. An irresistible collection of original sweaters based on the adventures of Jed, a teddy bear in search of the rainbow! Pattern instructions in children's sizes for ages 2-9. New hardcover in perfect condition. 64 pgs, lots of color photos. $10.00 + 2.50 mailing

Used Books

American Patchwork & Quilting (Better Homes and Gardens 1985) Hardcover w/dust cover, 320 pgs, lots of color photos. A complete quilting book; how-to and patterns. $7.50 + 3.00 mailing


 Detta's Spindle

209 9th St NW, Buffalo, MN 55313        
Phone 763-682-4389    

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