It’s really, really starting to happen! Here are our first few Sidekicks, assembled tested and eager to go forth into the world. We’ll start shipping in a matter of days. We know a lot of these first wheels will be finding their way to Maryland Sheep and Wool, so if you’re planning to attend, be sure to give a Sidekick a spin.
Schacht Spindle Company, Inc. was founded during the back-to-earth movement of the late 1960's and its accompanying craft resurgence. Their first loom was a simple tapestry loom, a version which they still make today. Over nearly 50 years, Schacht has developed a broad range of high quality hand weaving and hand spinning tools, including their popular Cricket Loom and Ladybug Spinning wheel. Schacht’s mission is to create beautiful and well-designed products that enhance customers’ weaving and spinning experience through innovative problem solving, creative ideas, skilled woodworking and craftsmanship, and friendly, knowledgeable customer service. Schacht’s family owned business is located in Boulder, Colorado.