Earlier this week we had the great joy of going over to Rowland Ricketts’ studio to use his community indigo dye vat. How exciting! This was my first time dyeing with indigo (first of many, I hope). 155 more words
I have dyed a piece of silk for a new dress. This one is for a friend and I hope she likes it.
It is not quite finished yet as I need to wrinkle it while it is wet and then let it dry wrinkled up. 155 more words
I have another shawl on the needles now, more specifically, the Fiske shawl, which is featured in amirisu’s 2014 spring edition. It is a lovely crescent shawl with an interesting feature called the Vikkel braid. 226 more words
My daughter is a huge fan of anything ombre, and more specifically blue ombre. So when I started dyeing roving one of her first requests was for me to dye ombre roving, spin it up, and then knit it up! 265 more words