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How to dye yarn with Kool-Aid, lesson one. A tutorial

Let me just first say I am an amateur dyer.  This is what I do.

First you have to buy your Kool-Aid.   You need the kind that comes in packets without any sugar or artificial sweetener.   639 more words

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On the Way

Online Auction
For anyone that had not heard, we raised a total of $945 with the online auction. That allowed me to order samples, additional dye colors for those samples, a second yarn swift for re-skeining yarn, and get started on some of the marketing materials including re-vamping the logo, new merchandise tags, and business cards. 721 more words

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Yarn Dyeing: Big Day

Howdy! Today we’re going to be dyeing about 80 skeins of Annie Yarn. I found this beautiful flower outside our workspace.

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Maine: A New Spin

Day 5 of the Fiber Me 2014 tour began at Jagger Brothers Spinning Mill.  This mill was started in 1898 and has continued producing fine quality yarns for the textile industry, hand weavers, and hand knitters ever since. 377 more words

The New Normal: Rebranding and Rebuilding

Re-branding and Rebuilding
I have been avoiding blog posts about my health, because I cannot find the words to describe the past year without writing a novel (see my brief health update below). 956 more words

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