Category Archives: Dyeing

The Neckwarmer Finale

June 2nd (continued) – While I was knitting the blue striped neckwarmer I was over-dyeing the Browns variegated yarn with Wilton’s Burgundy icing color. I was curious how well this vintage yarn would take up the dye because, instead of … Continue reading

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I Found It!

I’m so happy that I’ve finally re-discovered the ‘Bliss Strip Slitter’ that I bought years ago. Yeah!! I knew I’d stored it in the attic! You would think I would have put it in a clearly labeled box or a … Continue reading

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Hot Pink Socks, Thanks to Wilton

You may remember reading this December blog post, where I talked about finding two pairs of 99¢ hand-knit wool socks. These are now all of $2.36 socks, thanks to the one-ounce container of Wilton’s ‘Rose’ icing color I bought for … Continue reading

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