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Aug. 31st, 2016 12:29 am
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Date: 2016-08-31 10:23 am (UTC)
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Wow! That's a long time to untangle yarn! But it is pretty.

Date: 2016-08-31 09:25 pm (UTC)
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I made *such* a mess of the original skein, particularly after washing it a second time and not using my swift when I wanted to re-skein it. I thought if I laid it out on a desk and balled carefully it wouldn't tangle. Was I ever wrong.

Anyway, part of the reason it took so long is that there is so much of it -- 460 yards according to my notes. All I can tell you for sure is that even winding it onto a Niddy Noddy took quite a while. This was also the first time I've ever used a Niddy Noddy so it may have taken a few minutes extra to get the hang of the thing. I love my Niddy Noddy, in part because it is such an ancient tool and in part because it has such a funny name. (Visit if you want to see one in action.)


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