A nostepinne is a handy portable tool to make balls from yarn skeins. At youtube you can find handy tutorials on how to use a nostepinne.

Made from smooth beach wood, this durable device is a handy gift for a knitter or crochet lover.

The below video demonstrates how to use a Nostepinne to wind two styles of center-pull balls. The Notepinne you’ll receive will look like the one on the product pictures and is slightly different than the one shown in the video. But the technique is exactly the same.