Thursday, May 14, 2020

Taming The Skein

The 3 mm rope I've been working with came as an enormous skein, tied in four places. I wondered if it would work like an embroidery skein and I could pull from the middle. Nope, that didn't work. For small projects I just pulled the rope through the ties, section by section. But that wasn't really practical for the floor mat. So I got out my skein holder:

And very slowly and carefully wound it into two huge balls: