A day in natural dyeing, playing with BQUEEN Collection box

Last July I discovered BQUEEEN COLLECTION monthly dye box. I immediately loved the idea and subscribed I received my first box at the beginning of August. WHAT'S IN MY BOX: 100g of DK yarn, ready to dye 3g of natural dye in a cute little cork bottle nitrile gloves, stirring utensils, wood spoon and wisk a paper cup for mixing surprises in a tiny envelop full instruction I started by preparing the yarn is small skeins of 20g each. then I started to mix 1 g of the dye with hot water I put water in a large pot and started heating it up. Then poured the dye in the pot when water was hot. Finally put the yarn, skein by skein. The longer I left the skein in hot water the darker the skein was. I r

A day in fall color dyeing

​I wanted to experiment Fiber Reactive muck colors from Dharma Trading​ from top to bottom Fall Red Fawn Forest Gray Violette Dyed in jar with microwave, 25g of MCN fingering yarn, 0.20 g of dye for each color. In details Colors ready for falls I like these Muck dyes, I would need to adjust the dye to get a plain color, some need more dye than budgeted for. Any favorite color?

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