View Full Version : Question for spinners
01-26-2008, 11:40 PM
is it possible to spin leftover yarns together without blending other rovings or fibers in it?
or would it just be better to use those as accents?
01-28-2008, 09:26 AM
You can always ply them together
02-01-2008, 11:26 PM
thanks! i have alot of scraps that i've been saving..wanted to make sure something like this could be done with them
02-07-2008, 12:58 PM
Scraps are great for making a new yarn. You can even use scraps from old cloth. Like old dresses, blankets, etc... Plastic bags, just about anything can be spun into new yarns.
This site has challenged me to think outside the box when it comes to what can be spun.
Check out some of the old spin Challenges. They may be over, but its really fun to try them and see what you come up with.
02-08-2008, 02:56 AM
thanks for the link leah! that was an interesting site!