I dyed my yarn =D

i used wiltons royal blue, and some kool-aid like cherry drink mix…


its lion brand wool lion wool natural color…same as dd booties (it was left over! :cheering: ) i was mostly afraid of accidently felting it… :woohoo:

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that is gorgeous!

Beautiful color!

Knitty Gritty’s episode yesterday was about dyeing yarn. I was excited to see it because I’m always reading about y’all’s beautiful, hand-dyed yarn.

I love that!!! it will make a beautiful project. mkz

beautiful! Saw the same KG show on dyeing (summer project when school lets out in 8 weeks :happydance:

Knitty Gritty Knits also has the directions.

Lovin’ it~!! :inlove:

:muah: you guys are so nice! thanks for all you kind words :heart:
i missed the KG show…hmmm i’ll have to see if it will be on again :biting:

Beautiful yarn :cheering: Great job! M-m-m-m :thinking: you used Wilton dye huh? I have a bunch of Wilton dyes left over from when I used to bake cakes for a living. You’re giving me ideas! :figureditout:

ooo super purdddyyyyyyy i wish I had skillz like yours :cheering: :pout:

PurlyGyrl- it was so easy! i just mixed maybe a 1/4 tsp of color with warm water in a measureing cup, maybe 1cp h2o?, and in another cup mixed the red. i used a dropper to place the dye on the yarn(after letting it soak in hot water with vinegar then squeezing some out), and when it was as i liked, i microwaved it. it was too red still so i dumped the whole thing in a pot . added somemore water to cover, added a touch more blue to the water, and let it get hot, turned the stove off. after about 40 minutes i rinsed and was happy.