New rovings

Here are two more freshly dyed BFL rovings. Both are now available for sale in my Etsy shop. The first is 2.8 ounces dyed in colorway Obsidian which is a lovely mixture of mostly cyan, purple, lemongrass, burnt sienna, and mint. The second is 3 ounces dyed in colorway Gemstones which is a mixture of…

Yarn goodness.

Available for sale in my Etsy shop: From top to bottom: “The Grass is Always Greener” in my Cuddle base, 125 yds, Alpaca/Merino/Silk blend “Love Actually” in my Squish sock base, 459 yds, Merino/Nylon/Bamboo “Mystik” in my Squish sock base, 459 yds, Merino/Nylon/Bamboo Romney rovings from top to bottom: “Kaleidoscope”, 2 ounces “Mineral”, 2.5 ounces…

More new hand-dyes

Here are some new hand-dyes my mom and I completed this evening. The top and bottom were done this evening. The middle was done yesterday. I love how they all turned out- especially the one at the bottom. Still thinking of names for yesterday’s and today’s creations. Once they have completely dried, I’ll have them…

Newest dyed organic merino roving

Here are my 3 new braids of freshly dyed Organic Merino wool roving. My mother and I dyed these on Friday evening and they just finished completely drying. We had a lot of fun. She never has dyed any yarn or roving by hand so this was a first for her and most likely not…

My finished hand-dyed roving

Here are some of my color creations I’ve dyed up in the last few days. All of which are for sale in my Etsy shop. From top left to right: Tropical sunset, Spring, Poison Ivy, Psychedelic Tie-Dye Blue, Mermaid, and Psychedelic Tie-Dye Pink.

Thin Spin

I’m spinning up my First Bloom colorway fiber from Three Waters Farm and it is 85% Polwarth 15% Tussah Silk and I love it! It is such a dream to spin with. This by far has to be my favorite fiber combo to spin. I’m getting it really thin, which I like, and so far…

Candy Apple

Here is my hand-dyed 100% wool in colorway Candy Apple. Again, it’s a simple solid / ever so slightly tonal red. Sometimes simple is good 🙂 Available at my Etsy shop iKnitiatives.

Sun Glow

Here is my hand-dyed 100% wool in colorway Sun Glow. Nothing complicated- just a simple and bright solid yellow. Available at my Etsy shop iKnitiatives.

Another Shroom

Here is another Shroom knit last week out of LB’s Wool Ease Chunky. Having now knit this hat 3 times, each time using different yarns, in my opinion the LB Wool Ease Chunky is a close match to S&C Outer, however, I definitely agree with the designer when she suggested that there really aren’t a…