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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 1: BASIC YARNS

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YARN INSIGHTS – PART 1: BASIC YARNS

Yarn insights is a video series of 5 episodes where I will explain the kinds of different yarns out there. We will publish a new espisode each week so stay tuned. In this first episode we will start with the basic knitting yarns. These are the foundation of most yarn companies and SKEINO is no […]

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DO THE TWIST – HOW YARNS ARE TWISTED

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DO THE TWIST  – HOW YARNS ARE TWISTED

In this installment, we will talk about how knitting fibers are being spun. You would be surprised how many possibilities there are. To start with, all animal and all synthetic fibers require to be spun so they can become a yarn. SINGLE YARNS In preparation for the spinning process the fibers will be cleaned and combed […]

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