Posts Tagged With: Dyeing

December 16, 2010

New colors

My boyfriend’s been locked away in his office drawing the special holiday issue of El Gorgo! so I had time…

December 16, 2008

Cool dyeing technique

Tara at Blonde Chicken Boutique posted the coolest link to Twitter just now: Experimental Recycled Sleeve Dyeing with Food Dyes.…

October 6, 2008

Love to dye? You need one of these!

Nikol Lohr of Yarn and Felt School fame and Cathy McQuitty-Dreiling have created two FANTASTIC new products for those of…

Posted in Knitting
May 13, 2008

Cupcakes and book reviews and yarn (oh my!)

Crafty Dabbler asked (in comments on this post) for my Earl Grey cupcake recipe. Admittedly, I took the cheater way…

December 13, 2007

More dyeing with food coloring

There is a great new article in winter Knitty on dyeing with food colors other than Kool-Aid — although the…

November 20, 2007

So. Much. Going. On.

That’s the news here from Knitgrrl HQ. My latest book came out yesterday (AlterNation, written with my dear friend Xan…

October 10, 2007

Felt School Dye Lab add-on

Felt School has a very cool add-on which should convince you to come hang out with us if you weren’t…

Posted in Knitting
August 22, 2007

Patterns for semisolid hand-dyed yarns

The current issue of Knitter’s Review has an article on knitting with semisolid hand-dyed yarns. Notes editor Clara Parkes: Colorful…

Posted in Knitting
August 15, 2007

Let me go on…

(Finish the post title, if you like the Violent Femmes, to get the joke) I am Swedish, Irish, German and…

Posted in Knitting
June 25, 2007

I lichen tweed a lot!

After a weekend spent devouring Seasons on Harris: A Year in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides, I was compelled to order some…