Yarn dyeing

Steam dyeing yarn – Experiment #1

Attention: This post is image-heavy. I have always been intrigued with hand-dyeing yarn. Mixing colors, creating a unique skein, colored to my own liking. However, I was reluctant to try, imagining how much work it is, and how time-consuming it is. But I could stay away from that forever. First, I have done some research… Continue reading Steam dyeing yarn – Experiment #1

Yarn review

Alize Extra Folklorik Batik and Alize Lotus yarn review

Alize Extra Folklorik Batik Yes: wonderful colors; very forgiving in terms of knitting tension, the stitches look even with minimal effort to keep even tension; eyelets look nice, and don't get lost in the colors, hence it seems a good choice for a pattern with lace elements. No: eats up the cables, they are as… Continue reading Alize Extra Folklorik Batik and Alize Lotus yarn review