Should I ball my yarn?
If you are working with yarn in a hank like LB Collection Organic Wool, winding the yarn into a ball is the best way to prevent tangling as you work. After unfolding the hank, loop it around a swift (or chair back, or the hands of a willing friend) to keep it stable as you follow the steps below to wind it into a ball.
What ply is Caron cakes yarn?
|Weight:||Aran / Medium|
|Texture:||Plied (3 or more plies)|
|Fiber:||Acrylic (80%), Wool (20%)|
|Needles:||5mm (8 US) (6 UK)|
|Gauge:||18 sts / 10 cm (4″) and 24 rows|