We’ve had quite a few ball-oriented crafts posted so far this year, so I’m tossing my balls into the ring!
I’ve been meaning to make wool dryer balls for ages, but I kept putting it off for when I had some unattractive wool or yarn to use. I concluded that that’s not going to happen in the foreseeable future, and instead used some delightful handspun rainbow yarn I received in a swap on the old site.
The centers are scraps of bedsheet yarn that were too short for any real purpose, to minimize the amount of yarn used. The big ones could use some more agitating before I put them to work.
It turns out this cat I’m fostering goes wild for wool balls, so while I was at it I made her some smaller ones to increase her toy supply. The next time I do this I’ll put a bell in the middle.
And I still had space in the nylon stockings I was using for running the balls through the washing machine, so with other wool I made a few oblong felted stones as well, which are ball-like. I felted some non-spherical things as well but I don’t want to go off topic.
Since one can never get enough balls, I also present to you my appropriate dinner: