One of a kind scottish style drop spindle - dealgan! Handmade from local hardwood - curly / karelian birch (Betula pendula var. carelica) it's built to last for many years of spinning. Curly birch is a very rare variety of birch with marvelous wood texture. Grown only in some northern regions of Europe.
You can see the beauty of the wood in the pictures, the color is carefully brightened with extra virgin olive oil and beeswax finishing.
Medium build with length of 23 cm (9 inches) and weight of 41 g (1,4 oz) is suitable for many different fibres.
If you like the style of this spindle, but would prefer to have it in different length / weight / wood, let us know! We enjoy making custom items!
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us.