How about winding those yarn balls? Here is an old tool that will help. The nostepinne will hold your yarn while you wind it on the pin. When complete, you pull off your ball and you will have a center pull end! No more tangles and runaway yarn balls. Sorry, your cats will be disappointed. Please specify which type of wood you would like when you order! All of our products are locally sourced and locally made. We support over 30 small business and their families with our purchases.