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Natural Dyeing – Varigations in Skeins

Okay, I know I promised more blog posts than this, but the end of the school year is just running us crazy!!  There was the Community Family Run track meet at the end of the track program . . . … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing – 80% Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon Show And Tell

This past weekend I went to a spinning class (Yay!!!) and continued to skein yarn but did not do anymore dyeing – so this week is another show and tell of what is done. One of my favorite bases is … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing – Organic Wool Show and Tell

Okay, another busy work week has me behind on my craft work, so most of my yarn production has been involved in re-skeining the yarns I have already dyed to prepare them for the next show at the end of … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing – Logwood-Weld Together

We saw what you can get with weld and we saw what you can get with logwood.  So what happens if you mix them together?  Hmmmm.  It was worth an experiment. Lets start with where the magic happens. I definitely … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing – Logwood

Nothing like a grey day to put you in the mood to talk about Logwood. Logwood is a tropical tree, the bark of which produces a blue/purple/grey dye.  As I am still learning about sources for my dyestuffs, I used … Continue reading

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