Yarn in a variety of formats — skeins, cakes, balls, cones

Winding a Ball of Yarn

In this video, Felicia demonstrates using a yarn swift and ball winder to convert a skein of yarn into a ball (cake) of yarn. This tutorial was recorded back in 2015 together with Wakefield Productions and was never published, but luckily yarn management skills never go out of date.

Download the transcript for this video here »

Related Articles

Two-Colour Intarsia

Intarsia is a method of knitting with multiple colours, but only working with one at a time to create “blocks” of colour. In essence, you work a section of stitches with one colour, drop it, pick up the next colour and continue on your way.