Wild Tussar Silk

Opening a Hank & balling using equipment you have around the house✨

Opening a Hank & balling using equipment you have around the house✨

 

Hanks are great if your dyeing the yarn or separate into groups but can sometimes be tricky to ball especially silk. Here’s a little trick I’ve learnt along the way.

 

You could use equipment like an umbrella swift or a wool bobbin winder but I find they are too strong for the hand spun silk so I much prefer to use this method.

 

Video: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CDI4tXFDnW9/?igshid=eiohmooob9f2

 

In the video I’m balling the Ghicha Wild Tussar silk one of the hardest to...


WILD TUSSAR SILK: The different types of Wild Tussar silk yarns available online

WILD TUSSAR SILK: The different types of Wild Tussar silk yarns available online

Need help picking the yarn ? Here are the different types of Wild Tussar silk yarns available online