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Old 09-28-2006, 09:37 PM   #1
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Hi there I will show my ignorance again

Can you please tell me how you would use Merino Roving?

I keep seeing it on ebay (I was only 'looking' at the wool in a spare moment ) its funny looking. So what is it??

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Old 09-28-2006, 09:40 PM   #2
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Roving can be used to spin yarn if you have a spindle, and it can be used for needle felting if you have (can get) tools for that.

There's probably more, but that's what I've heard the most about.
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Spinners buy rovings to make the yarn. What a shock if you'd ordered it, huh?
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Old 09-28-2006, 10:25 PM   #4
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Merino roving is sooo fun to spin! I gotta get me some more
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Originally Posted by Ingrid
Spinners buy rovings to make the yarn. What a shock if you'd ordered it, huh?


I would have been straight on here saying I have this .....and I dont know what to do help please

Now I feel dim even dimmer than I did before

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Don't be embarrassed--I didn't know what it was until I met a spinner.
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Yeah but I used to think a spinner was something you spun your washing in

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Originally Posted by fluffypechey
Yeah but I used to think a spinner was something you spun your washing in

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