Learn How You Can Be Spit Splicing Yarn
Unfortunately, as we know, yarn balls are not infinite and they run out. In this video tutorial, we will show you can be spit splicing yarn when you are in the middle of your knitting project.
There are many different ways of joining a new ball of yarn. We have previously featured two basic joining methods as well as the Russian Join.
You can find the video tutorials for these joining techniques here:
- Joining Yarn When Knitting [A How To Video Tutorial]
- Russian Join For Joining Yarn Balls [A How Video Tutorial]
A fourth technique for attaching a new ball of yarn is Spit Splicing. This method of joining two yarn balls only works if you are using 100% animal fibers.
Staci, over at Very Pink Knits, has made this great video tutorial. Have a look at how she is joining a new ball of yarn when she is running out.
Have you tried this joining technique? What do you think?
Leave a comment and let us know which method you use!
You can find more tips and tricks when knitting here: Knitting Tips & Tricks
Watch Staci and see how she joins two balls of yarn using a Spit Splice !
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