Tag Archives: Dyeing

Hearts, hearts hearts, and a few more!


So here they are. All the test knitting I have been doing in the last little while that match up with the new pattern I’m testing out! I started with a single heart in a shawlette or bandana, and moved … Continue reading

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More Tye Dye


This is the latest batch of scarves I over dyed. I still have blanks that I am working on from the first batch. I like really subtle dyeing, but it doesn’t always read well in a long scarf. I took … Continue reading

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Dyeing a Trench Coat


I love it! I’m using up leftover dyes from the spring session, and there are some super saturated bits that are coming through in a neat way. I can’t wait to see what this will look like after I iron … Continue reading

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One Done!


My scarf is done! I ended up with a lot less fabric than I thought. The scarf itself measures 82 inches end to end, not including the fringe parts. I tried to start with a 135″ warp. Some shrank during … Continue reading

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Tuesdye


My laundry lines have plenty of moments in the shade rather than full sun. Yesterday there were a lot of items to bring back out for some more drying. Open up some of the tank tops from yesterday, and start … Continue reading

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Mondye


Dyeing began today! A few skeins of yarn for knitting, a few warps for weaving and a few tank tops. Nice day to be working outside. The colours are so much fun to work with!

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Getting Ready to Dye


I have spent a large amount of my time in the last few weeks in getting ready for my June shows. On Sat June 8th, and kicking off knit in public week, I will be at Lettuce Knit in Kensington … Continue reading

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