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Ruby red yarn

Over the weekend, I finally took the plunge and dyed some yarn. I had purchased a starter set of dyes a few months ago, but honestly, I was feeling a bit anxious about getting started. 118 more words

A very yarn-y Mothers' Day

Today marks my second Mothers’ Day without my mom. People say that it gets easier with time, but I’m finding that my grief is changing rather than really lessening. 222 more words

Yarn, yarn, and some more yarn

My Knitpicks order came! I ordered quite a bit more than I expected too in order to reach the $50 free shipping.

By far, way nicer yarn than I have used in a while. 261 more words


Addicted or Passionate?

Did I mention that I might be “addicted” to dyeing yarn?  Well, let’s put that statement in a nicer way.  I am very passionate about yarn dyeing.   499 more words


I did some dying on the weekend.

I needed to dye some orange wool to make a flower for a customer so if I am going to get the dye pot out I might as well do a bunch of dying. 632 more words

Dyeing: things I learned

In my last post I told you all about how I dyed yarn in my kitchen, and because so many of you have said you were inspired to do the same, I thought I should probably follow up with some “things I learned” from the experience. 861 more words


Dye Day

So, the long awaited dye has actually arrived, and I have been busy in my kitchen.

Last year I went on a yarny retreat in Lyme Regis, run and hosted by the very lovely Daisy from Devon Sun Yarns (if you need reminding, I wrote about it… 912 more words