Tag Archives: hand 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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NEW Pattern and a New-to-Me Loom


I have published my latest scarf pattern here on my WordPress website today! You can find the page in my patterns section and at this link here. Once again I have been working on the leaf lace pattern that I … 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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Hemp Weaving


Done! And just in time to drive out to see my supplier who will be receiving my first viable hemp scarf made from his materials. I love working with hemp. I have no idea how much it will shrink or … Continue reading

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Weaving With a Hemp Weft


I am trying too many things at once in this next weaving. But I got started and did not want to change direction. But I’m not really happy with the direction so much anymore. Live and learn! I’m pretty sure … 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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First Project for My New Loom


I have been dyeing warps & wefts as well as upcycled & hemp clothing for the last 3 weeks, with a friend here in town. We tried out all sorts of yarns using procion MX dyes including, cotton, silk, hemp, … Continue reading

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