Using unspun rolags to knit is a great introduction to spinning—carding and drafting fiber are some of the first steps in learning how to spin. See Carol’s article in the Winter 2008 issue of Spin.Off to learn more of the fundamentals of preparing rolags for knitting.
Designer Carol Huebscher Rhoades
Finished Size 15" circumference; 6" long.
Fiber 0.4 oz 50% Polwarth wool/50% kid mohair roving donated by www.rovings.com.
Needles U.S. size 2 double-pointed needles.
Preparation Handcarded into 16 rolags.
Gauge 7 sts and 12 rows = 1".