Overdyeing Brown Alpaca Yarn

When I dye yarn, I typically start with a bare (aka, white) yarn. But what happens if you start with a brown yarn instead? We had some extra dye while filming an episode of Adventures with Andi, so we decided to overdye some brown alpaca yarn. We found that changing… Continue reading

Sneak Peek Yarn!!!

It’s a fiberful Friday on Adventures with Andi today!   In this quick unboxing video, you get to see the yarn I bought during the KnitPicks Big Sale back in November (yes, yes, I know that was six months ago — things happen). Which means a sneak peek at some… Continue reading

Cram Jar Dyeing with a Twist

Cram jar dyeing is one of my favorite ways to dye yarn. You stuff a skein of yarn into a jar, adding drops of food coloring or sprinkling Kool-Aid or other dry dye powder as you go. Then, you pour water in so it spreads the dye throughout the yarn…. Continue reading