First of all, thank you for investigating Crafty Dog Craft Kits, because once you start making, you are keeping a traditional craft alive!
This yarn can be used to make the So Long PomPom scarf, or it can be combined with more yarn of your choice to complete a project such as the Skinny Bias Scarf, Crochet bowl or Woven Wall Hanging - more projects available on the blog 'FREE STUFF'.
The yarn comes with a vintage skittle which can be used as a 'Nostepinne' to wind the wool into a centre-pull ball.
To learn how to use a Nostepinne watch IGTV @a_tail_of_yarn 'Winding Wool'.
Crafty Dog Crafting Tips - Whatever project I am working on, my ethos is to enjoy and respect the yarn that I choose to work with, whether it is commercially produced, rescued from a charity shop, unravelled from an old garment, or hand spun, so if you feel that a different hook size or needle size would work better with the yarn of your choice, then feel free to change to get the gauge and texture you like.
So – yarn at the ready, here we go, let the creating commence!
MEDIEVAL ROSE Hand Spun Rose Madder Shetland Yarn
MEDLEY OF YARN Hand Spun Yarn Skein with Wensleydale Locks
80g/57yards of drop spindle-spun, wheel-plyed yarn skein
8g commercially dyed Wensleydale Locks
1 vintage wooden skittle to use as 'Nostepinne'
Contained in a salvaged textile project bag.
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