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a very bright - yellow

the rhubarb root sat around fermenting for 10 days

it actually smells quite pleasant

from the right–

silk from the first dyeing – beside it is silk from the second bath… 160 more words


And We Have a Winner, Folks!

You guys probably remember that I challenged you to pick my next spinning project a few blog posts ago. Well, I’m happy to report that the knitters have spoken and we have a winner! 300 more words


Handspun Rye Socks

Here are my handspun Rye socks, finished on a day that looked like spring finally gave winter the ol’ boot. And then it snowed two inches this morning, because clearly we need more snow. 184 more words



Oh, You.

Out there in internet land. If only you could feel how soft this is.

You, too, would wear it in 80 degrees weather, 81 more words


NEW! "Honey Caramel" Handspun Yarn.

100% Wool from Corriedale, Finn, and Rambouillet Cross Sheep, hand dyed.
About DK weight.
Available in my shop: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com.

Hand Dyed

Kool Aid Dye

I finished spinning my white yarn and I moved on to dying.  I ran through a ton of rain to get kool aid, since it is just simple and I saw a cool idea when I was on Pinterest that I could involve my children in. 148 more words