Measures 11 inches
Nostepende or Nostepinne is tool used by fiber artists to wind yarn into a center pull ball, allowing the knitter to remove the working yarn from the center rather than the outside. By winding your yarn onto the nostepende it allows you to control the tension in the yarn as well as visually inspect the yarn for possible defects or knots as you are winding.
Tulip wood – Northeastern Brazil. Heart wood is streaked with yellows, reds, oranges, and pink. Color and figure can be highly variegated. Grain is usually straight with a fine texture.