Only this time, it had a little help from technology.
Before 1820, all wood turning was done on a lathe that was operated by a foot treadle – the process was slow and arduous.
The new 19th century American-invented power-driven lathe used steam power – the craftsman worked at guiding his cutting chisels.
This made it much easier for the colonial look to be mass produced.
The house in this picture was meant to compliment the French house on one side, but make an easy transition to the Georgian house on the other side.
Shinji Saito remains the most decorated yo-yoer of all-time with 13 World Titles. In the simplest play, the string is intended to be wound on the spool by hand; The yo-yo is thrown downwards, hits the end of the string, then winds up the string toward the hand, and finally the yo-yo is grabbed, ready to be thrown again.
One of the most basic tricks is called the sleeper, where the yo-yo spins at the end of the string for a noticeable amount of time before returning to the hand.
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