Have just completed the test dyeing of a new Pure Wool Chunky Yarn Two test colour ways now available CHUNKY WOOL SLUB YARN (THICK AND THIN) 100% Wool Hand Dyed 8mm needles tension 10 cm = 11 sts x 14 rows to 10cm 100g hanks approx. 90 metres per 100g Substitute for Colinette One Zero […]
I’ve just complete a spin totalling 600gs of a singles yarn, self striping. I first dyed the 50% merino / 50 % silk fibre in a striped colour pattern. The fibre was then stripped down lengthways to keep the blocks of colour in tact. I pre drafted the fibre so that I would be able […]
The first test of the Bennelong Shawl pattern in now complete.
I’m in the middle of writing a new shawl pattern and was testing out a variety of cast offs to give the correct amount of stretch to the edging. I’ve made a quick video of the cast off I have settled on and it maybe useful if you are looking for a really edge with a lot […]
A new range of Hand Dyed Indigo Yarn. The indigo yarn dyeing process gives the yarn a denim appearance and will wash and wear just like your jeans. The different shades are achieve by repeated trips through the dye vat. After each dipping the yarn looks green but as the yarn is left to dry […]
These wrist warmers are designed to be very simple so its quite easy to adjust the pattern to suit any weight yarn or stitch pattern. Simply cast on enough sts for the tube to fit snugly around your wrist. Ribbed patterns work well as they are designed to be stretchy.
This pattern uses a simple garter stitch pattern to make the cowl reversible and is knitted on circular needles.
The Cowl measures 48“ / 122cm in circumference and is 8“ / 20cm deep.
2 new dk hand dyed yarns. LIBRA – Pure Baby Alapca DK yarn hand dyed. KASHA – Merino & Silk. DK weight 50% merino & 50% Silk. A hand dyed single style yarn.
Pure New Wool – Grown & Spun in Scotland 2 Ply Jumper weight / 4 ply Composition – Pure New Wool Needle Size – 3.25mm (US 3) Tension – 28 sts to 36 rows = 10cm square Length – 215m / 236 yds 21 Colours in Stock Hand Wash Only Perfect yarn for traditional fair-isle […]
New Superwash Merino & Silk Sock Yarn Hand dyed Sock Yarn 75% Superwash Merino 25% Mulberry Silk 4/16nm 400 metres 100g hanks