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Shop Update 06.03.15

There’s a select update this week – small but very perfectly formed.

First up some new sock yarns in variegated colours

Laughing Herdwick

The name comes from a photo which one of my friends shared – a Herwick sheep with some blue dye. 129 more words

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A Naturally Dyed Wardrobe: Store Cupboard Dyeing

As part of #naturallydyedwardrobe, I’ve been making plans for the year; what I’m planning to grow, gather and buy to create natural dyes.

I’m starting today with the ‘store cupboard’ items that I’m thinking about trying. 577 more words

Sewing

Tea Branches – Ramos de Chá

More precisely: rolled up used tea bags, on dyed wooden sticks …

Mais concretamente: saquetas de chá usadas enroladas, sobre varolas de madeira tingidas … 108 more words

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Demonstration;Batik

 I work as a textiles technician at a college where I do demonstrations with the Art and Design students, to teach them new skills related to textiles. 693 more words

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All Dyed out

A couple of weeks ago I finally finished all dying all of my fibre for the coming season

The last fibre to be dyed is a merino/nylon mix, ideal for spinning into sock yarn. 64 more words

Dyeing to give this a go!

Oh my goodness! Possibly one of the most exciting things ever!!

I knew that Kool Aid can be used for dyeing wool and bought some skeins of undyed sock yarn from… 250 more words

Dyeing

Dyeing experiment

Dye Experiment 2/28/15

For each bundle of fiber I used 4 oz (113 grams) superwash corriedale combed top.

One fiber bundle was braided, one placed in a circle & one laid out in strips about 2′ long.  342 more words

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