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Yarn Dying Experiment No 2. - Wilton Gel Food Colouring

I think I will call this colourway Moorland Heather…

I dyed this yarn using Wiltons gel food colour.

We also dyed this. This is Drops Lima – I thought I could get my partner involved – allowing me to try 2 different methods using the same base ingredients! 352 more words

Crochet Inspiration

Super tasters don't wear capes

Today Juniper finished off the term by joining in with the BBC Terrific Science project to find out about how many children are super tasters, tasters and non tasters. 87 more words

Paua Inspired Cardi

I have lots of cardigans but I’ve been wanting a light weight loosely fitting one. Most of my existing ones fit on the firm side. So I took some white pure wool rib knit fabric that I had bought very cheaply, and cut an embiggened and flared version of my Tshirt pattern. 272 more words

Chocolate Birthday Bark

I love glitter and sparkle, and since my birthday is this weekend, I thought I’d make a treat that has a little of both.

The recipe is so versatile, so you could use whatever colors and add-ins you like. 190 more words

Dye Free Candy List

The brightly colored holidays are upon us!! And by that I mean, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas – all the special days that involve loads of red, green, and orange treats and sugary sweets everywhere we go. 233 more words

Ally sock

Remember that yarn I was enthusing about, oh  12 days ago ? Well half of it is now a sock. As I thought, it’s lovely to knit. 166 more words

Labour intensive but satisfying

Yesterday I combined the luxury of time with a recent quality stash gift to set up a new project. A few weeks ago I was the delighted recipient of a big bag of sock wool leftovers. 233 more words