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Old 08-04-2006, 11:38 AM   #1
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Can you felt Kool aid dyed yarn?
I guess the title says it all . I am about to forray into clog making, and thought dyeing wool koolaid colors would be fun for kids clogs for gifts. Will the Koolaid hold up through felting? If I use 2 colors will it run together? I have never koolaid dyed either, but see the great tutorial here that I could use. Thanks in advanced for any help.
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Old 08-04-2006, 12:03 PM   #2
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OOooooOOO good question! I have no idea but I would imagine if the color is there then it should stay there right?
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Old 08-04-2006, 12:25 PM   #3
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This is koolaid dyed and felted...I didn't have any problems.
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Old 08-04-2006, 12:26 PM   #4
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Yes. I've done it and it worked very well. As long as the yarn was feltable to begin with, it should not be a problem and it should be a whole lot of fun. The felted vase and DD's basket are both felted kool aid dyed items. You can see them on the www button below.
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Old 08-04-2006, 09:19 PM   #5
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Thanks so much for all your help. I think I will order yarn from knitpicks and try it out. Can't wait!
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