Chain plying is a way of using the hand spun yarn on a single bobbin to create a finished 3-ply yarn. You are plying this singles yarn on itself similar to how you make a crochet chain. It is a fun and efficient way to ply!
So why chain ply you may ask? Here are my top reasons for using this technique of plying.
I am Kim Biegler, the owner and operator of Ewethful Fiber Farm & Mill. I create hand spinning fibers from locally sourced wool and teach others online how to hand spin their own yarn.