• Crochet

    What’s the correct way to pull yarn from a skein?

    My husband and I have a minor running disagreement about whether you should pull yarn from the outside or the inside of the skein. John prefers to pull yarn from the center because he says it is neater, while I prefer to pull it from the outside, even though that means the ball of yarn inevitably flops around like a fish on my couch when I don’t wind it into a ball, or rolls onto the floor beneath my chair or coffee table when I do. So, who is correct? Apparently you can use either method, depending on how the yarn is wound. Those methods involve ball-wound, skein-wound, and hank-wound…