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A FO and reclaimed yarns

No WIPs but I did finish the last of the three Jacob Shawls.  From getting the fleece to finishing this shawl took me about 2 years.   513 more words

FOs

Wholeheartedly.

On a dreary, rainy Sunday afternoon last weekend, I trudged back and forth across our wet back yard in the rain to fill and carry two five-gallon buckets with the water I needed for dyeing in the garage. 64 more words

Dyeing

Eco Dyeing with Weeds

Hi folks,

I hope spring is treating you well. I have been busy making things and working in the yard. I ended up with quite a few mosquito bites from my weeding and mulching last week. 486 more words

Hand Dyed

I think I want to Dye (Fiber. Naturally.)...

I would describe my recent obsession as starting with an epiphany, but that wouldn’t be quite correct. It more snuck up behind me, tapping my shoulder and peeking around doors and corners (especially as I learned to spin from some fabulous hand-dyed roving) until one day I smacked my forehead and wondered why I had never thought such an obvious thought before. 353 more words

Handmade Craft

Dyeing With Indigo

Today I have a little indigo dyeing going on. I needed a light blue for a piece I have been commissioned to create, a blue to echo the Salish Sea.

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Fibre And Art

Indigo Dyeing

Today I have a little indigo dyeing going on. I needed a light blue for a piece I have been commissioned to create, a blue to echo the Salish Sea. 120 more words

Canadian Craft

Day 24: Have you ever made your own pattern or dyed your own yarn? How did it turn out?

I only recently started following patterns in the first place, so much of my early knits were made up by me. I also modify almost every pattern that I knit, so they’re all made-up to a degree. 71 more words

Knitting