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Episode 101: No Dalmatians Required

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Welcome back after a short break to the podcast. I’m deee-lighted to be back with you once again, as I have missed you terribly during the break. 748 more words


Hand painted braid & handspun

Recently, I experimented with dyeing a braid of wool, so I thought I would share some snapshots of the process.

I started with 4oz of natural Southdown. 47 more words

New Dye to Order Gradients

I’m working on some new gradients – Tamarind Sunset has been very successful and I need some new gradients to keep it company. It’s a lot of fun developing new ones :-) 46 more words

Green Tea Yarns

Salamanca shawl - finished

Happy Monday!

We had a long weekend here in Queensland and so I worked all day on my shawl, using the beautiful wool I bought in Tasmania. 129 more words


Dyeing with Turmeric and Iron aka "Sad Turmeric"

My last dyeing session left me with a pot of turmeric dye (about 6 cups of water plus 3 heaping tablespoons of turmeric and one tablespoon of… 774 more words

DIY Crafts

24/30 Design and Dye

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

Yes to both. 420 more words


Gift-Knitting Jump Start

Just a couple of days after her new speckled, hand-dyed yarn dried, friend Shelley had selected complementary yarn. Look how great the green and blue ( 57 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits