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This is waaaay out of my comfort zone of dyeing yarn! This shows both sides of the skeins I flipped two to show you the back. These are all on Hilly Grove Sock yarn 100% superwash Merino 438yds/100g. Please take note of the "This side up" writing on the shower curtain. This is VERY important. If you don't get all of the dye wiped off guess which side is certain to be down next time? How do I know this?

This is waaaay out of my comfort zone of dyeing yarn! This shows both sides of the skeins I flipped two to show you the back. These are all on Hilly Grove Sock yarn 100% superwash Merino 438yds/100g. Please take note of the "This side up" writing on the shower curtain. This is VERY important. If you don't get all of the dye wiped off guess which side is certain to be down next time? How do I know this?

how to dye yarn with light to dark variations using Wilton food coloring

how to dye yarn with light to dark variations using Wilton food coloring, gotta try this.

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My Works, Dyes

Riihivilla, Dyeing with natural dyes: Solar dyeing with rhubarb Värjäystä raparperilla

Dyeing with natural dyes: Dyeing with rhubarb Värjäystä raparperilla

Have you every tried dying your own yarns using acidic dyes? So Crafty lensmaster tailsandsnouts has tips for doing just that, which can be found here: http://www.squidoo.com/how-to-dye-yarn.

How to Dye Yarn

Now that I& on summer break I finally have time to write more often. So I decided it would be a fun idea to give a little how to on dyeing yarn. Personally I enjoy using acid dye yarns, which are what I show in this little how to on how I paint my.

I discovered a fun new way to apply color to yarn last weekend that I couldn’t wait to share. Tools needed: Liquid Food coloring in colors of choice. (I used the McCormick’s Neon) Latex…

I discovered a fun new way to apply color to yarn last weekend that I couldn’t wait to share. Tools needed: Liquid Food coloring in colors of choice. (I used the McCormick’s Neon) Latex…

Ravelry: corien's Babysokjes op 2 breinaalden 74

Ravelry is a community site, an organizational tool, and a yarn & pattern database for knitters and crocheters.

This is more a demo than a tutorial about how I dye yarn for my hand dye business (a tutorial would take 3x as long as this already overlong video).  The shop is http://www.lightbrownhare.etsy.com    The yarns in the video are all superwash and not at risk of felting. I'm using Jacquard acid dyes and citric acid. The method is a variation on low w...

Dyepot Confidential: or how I dye for Light Brown Hare see also Namaste Farms non toxic dyeing and handpainting yarns with food coloring from ChemKnits plus

Kathleen Taylor's Dakota Dreams: Worsted Weight Yarn Blanks

I had a fantastic time at the North Country Spinners Fibre Fallout.

WIP: how to dye yarn with Kool-Aid

After my latest dyeing foray, a reader asked me how to dye with Kool-Aid. In the name of craftiness, I dyed up another batch so that I could.

Dying Yarn with Kool-Aid ... http://freecrochetpatterns3808.blogspot.com/

DIY yarn dying: "Kool-Aid makes an excellent dye for natural fibers". The down side is that eventually the colors fade as you wash it.

Fiber dyeing with Cochineal

Natural Dye ~ Cochineal Variations on Hand Spun Wool Yarn

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