Dec 112011

So first I took all the little balls of yarn, and spliced them together to form a huge plying ball.


Then I chain-plied them which means you make very big loops like crochet chains, and twist those in the opposite direction of how you spun them. I managed to cram all 108 grams of plied yarn onto the spindle (I put the tiny spindle into the pictures for size):


This is how the cob on the spindle looked after I pulled the spindle out:


And this is how the yarn looked after I skeined it:


I hope this makes your day a little brighter just like it makes mine every time I look at it.

  3 Responses to “And I plied the rainbow”

  1. I showed this to Fiona & she said “that is seriously impressive!”


  2. So schön!
    Und danke für die Erklärung!
    LG, Pia Pessoa

  3. Wunderschön. Musste mal spontan an meinen letzten Urlaub denken… Danke

    LG Nicole

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