So I’m thinking speckled yarn will be my next obsession. This colorway was a bit of a challenge to myself, to see if I could still match a picture with lots of random colors and splashes of black. I’m super stoked with how it came out! I didn’t know how I’d feel about leaving so… Continue reading Hand Dyed Yarn: Sake Barrels (Speckles!)
10 Things to Crochet with Mini Skeins of Any Weight! Part of my hand dyed yarn journey has led to a discovery that I’m WAY late to the party on: Mini skeins! But as I was practicing my colorways on these little skeins, I quickly ended up with a few lovely mini’s that I… Continue reading 10 Things to Crochet with Mini Skeins!
Another very happy yarn based on this image of Mt. Fuji! Hand painted with acid dyes. And available for sale on my Etsy 🙂 https://www.etsy.com/listing/556882032/mt-fuji-80-wool20-nylon-fingering-weight?ref=shop_home_feat_3
Super love how this came out! My first time kettle dyeing. That is, dyeing in a pot over the stove. The colors are way more random and quickly transitioning than my usual hand painted yarn. I wish I had a camera that captured how rich and vibrant the colors are. Sometimes they’re even almost green.… Continue reading More Hand Dyed Yarn: Kyoto in Autumn
Kicking off my yarn dyeing business with this wool and nylon beauty, inspired by the glow of paper lanterns in vibrant red Japanese shrines.
I’m going to be offering custom crocheted character dolls again! Check out some examples of my work, and if you like what you see, scroll down to find my Etsy listing 🙂
Just finished this Earth tones mandala purse, totally free handed! I have lots of plans for more mandala projects.