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Old 08-20-2007, 09:21 PM   #91
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Thanks so much, Jeanie - yours are always so impressive!

I think i have yet another yarny addiction, though ....
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Old 08-29-2007, 08:01 AM   #92
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I've been dyeing some yarn again. It's cascade fixations and I dyed it with procion:

This one will be combined with black:





And these 2 balls are self-striping:



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Old 08-29-2007, 09:12 AM   #93
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That top ball is so much fun and mixing it with black is going to make it really pop! beautiful yarns
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Old 08-29-2007, 01:11 PM   #94
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I dyed up a few skeins for the Peapod Baby set. I used Jacquard acid dyes. I used 2 colors but they ended up so similar that the yarn just looks a little tonal when knit up. It's really pretty. This is just one of the skeins, photographed twice, from different angles. I should have taken a picture while it was skeined but I forgot.
I call it Sapphire Sky, and if I ever decide to dye for money, my company will be called Holey Sheep! Designs
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Old 08-29-2007, 03:48 PM   #95
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Wonderful colors, girls !

I was just in the kitchen making up a new pitcher of lemonade, and I'm so conditioned to think of kool-aid for dyeing, now, that I had to start by adding just a quarter cup of water first, then another quarter, just to see how nice a yellow it would make !
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Old 08-30-2007, 01:44 PM   #96
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OMG. there's so much inspiration on this thread!
I've just started learning how to spin and dye and am working on a sweater that uses "Fire & Ice" inspired colors.
Here's a summary of my dyeing journey.

Here's a bunch of other nature inspired yarns I've dyed and spun. They're way at the bottom of the entry.

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Old 08-30-2007, 03:58 PM   #97
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you yarns and wool are so beautiful! that's the sort of experience i am aiming for the fire and ice sweater is so gorgeous. i can't wait to see it finished
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Old 08-30-2007, 10:45 PM   #98
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These are my new yarns, Its the Fairy Tale Collection. All sock yarn.

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I dunno if it's just me but, I swear I can see the quality of the yarn absolutely radiate throught that gorgeous blending of color.

If you were to dye for dollars, I'd be all over that sapphire!!

Fabulous job!
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Old 09-01-2007, 01:33 PM   #100
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pretty, pretty yarns!

i love dyeing yarns and am a total addict. i've been dyeing cashmere this week, but haven't taken pictures yet, so here is some merino and blue faced leicester from last week.



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