“And all the women that were wise hearted did spin with their hands, and brought that which they had spun, both of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine linen,” —Exodus 35:25. Spinning is the very ancient skill of taking fibers and twisting them into threads or yarns. Originally people used only their fingers and hands to twist threads. Gradually hand spindles were invented, and later spinning wheels came into common use. For centuries, man spun his fibers with the spinning wheel until, just in the last century, with the advent of the industrial age, machinery took over the process of making threads and yarns.
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