How to Make Bulkier Yarn with Chain-Plying — With Wool
Way back when, at least on the internet time-scale, I wrote a tutorial about how to chain-ply commercial yarn to manipulate color which you can read here . The variegated yarn I used flashed and pooled no matter how I knit with it, and chain-plying it created a beautiful marled yarn. Then I used
How to Dye a Gradient Yarn
This is seriously one of my favorite ways to dye yarn. The results are always fun, and often unpredictable. Here is an example of how this style will work up: In this video, I’ll be making this same colorway. If you try out this method, just keep one thing in mind… don’t have any expectations! I’ve used this method many, many times and have loved the finished results of each, but several times the results weren’t what I expected! The results will vary depending on the weight of your yarn…
Beginner's Guide to Hand Dyeing Yarn - FiberArtsy.com
Beginner's Guide to Hand Dyeing Yarn Learn the basics of how to hand dye beautiful yarn! Where to find yarn, what type of dye to use and more
Drop Spindle Spinning: Making and Using Your First Spindle - Countryside
I’ve always liked making things with my hands, so when I took a spinning for beginners class I was hooked. I learned how to crochet years ago, so spinning became the next logical step for me to take. Why buy yarn when you can make it yourself? I knew I had to get my hands on a drop spindle.