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Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: September 01, 2008 10:03PM

Look under the band and see if the end is actually right there. If you see two ends just follow the one that leads inside the ball and give it a tug. Sometimes a little wad will come out with it, but it's not a big deal to loosen it up.

If the end hasn't been drawn out for you, just reach inside the skein and pull out a small wad. As long a the wad is attached to the inside of the skein by only one strand of yarn you can figure that the end is somewhere in the wad. Once you poke around and find it you can be sure that the rest of the yarn will feed smoothly.

It's always easier to use a center-feed, especially when you are double-stranding.



Subject Written By Posted
  the pull thread and winding into a new ball GRAMMY5 09/01/2008 08:02PM
  Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball Alex 09/01/2008 10:03PM
  Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball orangemm 09/04/2008 05:21PM
  Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball Alex 09/02/2008 10:17AM
  Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball LI Roe 09/02/2008 05:13PM
  Re: the pull thread and winding into a new ball GRAMMY5 09/02/2008 07:22PM


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