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Friday, the 13th, a day to dye for...

Friday, the 13th….We planned it, to dye on this day… as in drench our fingertips in color. Specifically, we set ourselves the task of overdyeing yuggly flesh colored cotton yarn, hoping to transform it into strands of beautiful fiber suited to the most discriminating taste…ours.  377 more words

Alpacas! Progress! Awareness!

     I feel like I delved into this blogging again while right in the middle of about twenty different projects. Interconnected projects, of course. The kind where you need to do this in order to finish that so you can work on this other thing. 1,160 more words

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More Chatter and Some Goals

     Hi again! Boy, I had a long entry typed up yesterday and was nearly ready to publish when I proofread it and realized that it was just a messy, nonsensical stream of consciousness of a post that really didn’t serve my blog and probably shouldn’t be thrust upon potential readers. 741 more words

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Hello again! I'm still here.

Is this thing on? Hi! To anyone reading this, hello and thank you! Man, I sure did start things out ambitious, didn’t I? I blogged for about two straight weeks, then spiraled off into oblivion. 1,331 more words

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Yarn Dyeing - All bare yarn colored boo hoo, need more yarn

I spent most of the weekend making, soaking and dyeing yarn blanks or yarn cakes. Definitely loving dyeing.   These first photos show the yarn I dyed as yarn cakes, basically dyed in a center pull ball. 442 more words

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Yarn Dyeing - All bare yarn colored boo hoo, need more yarn

I spent most of the weekend making, soaking and dyeing yarn blanks or yarn cakes. Definitely loving dyeing.   These first photos show the yarn I dyed as yarn cakes, basically dyed in a center pull ball. 442 more words

Knitting

Sick and Dyeing

Sorry for the radio silence, I have been hit with a crazy bad flu – sickest I’ve been in years.

I think I’m finally on the mend though, but alas there is very little to show for the time I was sick except for one dyeing experiment and the progress I’ve made on the lace shawl (which I am now naming ‘Sandy’ after my mom, because this is totally moms colour and mom loves shiny, feminine things). 81 more words

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