How to use Skeins in a sentence

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  • The yarn is now ready for reeling into skeins or for warping, both of which operations are common to all the textile yarns.

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  • Then you know if the pattern takes eight skeins, you'll need to buy a worsted weight yarn and at least 800 yards.

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  • So she always bought two skeins of these onions, although she had plenty in the garden as well.

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  • The pattern uses six skeins of Artisan Lace Weight yarn (20 gram skein = 300 meters ).

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  • Available on cones and spools (we do have some skeins still in stock - please contact the office for details ).

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  • His headache pounded, tangled skeins of explosive truth binding him.

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  • The pattern uses six skeins of Artisan Lace Weight yarn (20 gram skein = 300 meters).

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  • Available on cones and spools (we do have some skeins still in stock - please contact the office for details).

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  • Betty tells us that the knitting master wound 3 or 4 skeins of yarn and mingled the ends.

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  • Outside, skeins of mist filled the bottom of the valley below the cot.

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  • Say your project requires 1,300 yards of yarn and you're shopping for skeins that have 250 yards each.

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  • Commercial yarn is dyed in large vats, many skeins at a time.

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  • For big fluffy wooly yarns you'll probably only need one skein of yarn, but you might need more than one if the skeins are small.

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  • Given that, I will buy a couple of skeins.

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  • Yarn is normally sold in either three-, four-, six- or eight-ounce skeins.

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  • Begin by buying several skeins of embroidery floss in the colors you have chosen for your bracelets.

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  • You can buy the floss skeins individually or in packages that include multiple skeins in a variety of colors.

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  • You'll find embroidery floss in your local craft store, or you can buy a package of 36 skeins of floss online for less than four dollars plus shipping.

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  • For instance, a queen size afghan uses roughly 11 skeins of three-ply yarn, which can run well over $100 if you use a more expensive fiber such as mohair or silk.

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  • Besides new or opened skeins, buyers can also purchase patterns and half-finished projects.

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  • Skeins will most likely be mixed together and labels may even be missing.

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