Monday, May 3, 2010

Figuring out the distaff

Ah ha! If you load your distaff with the rovings parallel to each other, instead of winding them round and round the stick, it is much easier to spin from. I think I'm getting the hang of this. Now to comb out some more wool, so I can load it up again. But here is the first spindle's worth of yarn, ready for the next step in the process: