UndyedYarnpire’s Fiber Opera

October 24, 2009

Fiber Dyeing, accomplished!

Filed under: dye, fiber — Tags: , , — UndyedYarnpire @ 10:47 am

Yesterday I made this:

I started with this: And ended up with this:
From Fiber Club
May 2009
From fiber dye

I changed it from “citrus” to what I think of as “almost fall foliage”. The only disappointing thing about this is that it is very green and I am not so fond of green. This was done with a packet of cherry Kool-Aid and food coloring dripper bottles. Cooked in a crock pot for about 25-30 minutes on high, at that point the dye bath was clear.

[As usual, click the pictures to go to the bigger version in the Picasa album.]

2 Comments

  1. What a wonderful transformation to a usable color from umm….. a yellow I wouldn’t use. Thumbs up!

    Comment by TwistedKnitster — November 1, 2009 @ 7:54 pm


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