How Much Does Size Matter in Yarn Dyeing?

We know that if we want to get a solid or semi-solid when dyeing yarn, we need a large enough dye bath for the yarn to move around. We need the strands to all have equal access to the dye. But what happens if we don’t give the yarn any… Continue reading

You Are Welcome Here

Chad and I are a CIS-HET white couple. And we’re very aware of the privilege we have because of that. We know that, for as much progress as our society has made on issues of inclusiveness, we still have a long, long, LONG way to go until there’s true equality… Continue reading

Can I Dye Yarn Gray with Food Coloring?

Did you know it’s hard to dye yarn gray with food coloring? Like, really hard? See, there’s no true black food coloring. It’s made up of other food coloring dyes. Typically you end up with a really dark purple. Or a purple-leaning “black”. Or the colors break and you get… Continue reading