Tag Archives: hand dyed

Dyeing some yarn

A year ago a friend who also owns a small fibre business asked me to dye her some Autumn-inspired rainbow yarn for her to knit with for her own client. I was happy to oblige, and very pleased with the … Continue reading

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Ginkgo Anyone?

A while back I dyed some silk and wool experimenting with making browns with acid dyes. I wasn’t sure what I’d use it for, but I fell in love with the coppery silk habatoi.  I made batts with the wool. … Continue reading

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From Batts to a Handbag

After my four days of dyeing experiment, I carded a bunch of batts with the different fibers I had dyed.  I decided I wanted to do something a little challenging using the batts. So, after doodling around with a few … Continue reading

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