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Old 01-22-2009, 10:36 PM   #2
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A "yarn cake" is yarn that has been wound up on a ball winder. It ends up being cylindrical like a cake.

Examples:

http://www.flickr.com/groups/yarncakeportraits/

I wind my yarn by hand, but I try to make it somewhat cake like so it doesn't roll all over the place.
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