naturally dyed 4-ply

£5.00

100% norfolk horn hand-dyed in small batches using plant dyes on a slow and small scale to create a rich and vibrant collection of colours.

4-ply (fingering weight) 25 g mini skeins perfect for colourwork, measuring approx 85m /93yds

Tension guide: 28 stitches 42 rows to 10cm on 3mm needle

green onion
onion1
onion2
onion3
onion4
onion5
onion6
goldenrodnwoad
weld
woad1
woad2
woad3
logwood4
logwood3
logwood2
logwood1
green1
green2
green3
brazilwood1
brazilwood2
brazilwood3
madderpink2
madderpink3
madderpink1
maddered1
maddered2
madderorange1
walnut1
willow1
willow2
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4-ply (fingering weight)

25 g mini skeins perfect for colourwork, measuring approx 85m /93yds

Tension guide: 28 stitches 42 rows to 10cm on 3mm needle

Cold hand wash only dry flat

Woollen spun in Yorkshire and hand-dyed in small batches using plant dyes on a slow and small scale to create a rich and vibrant collection of colours.

The plant materials I use are sourced locally from plants that I grow, forage or import from sustainable sources.  I use traditional historical dyes from plant materials including weld, woad, madder, sappanwood and logwood. I also use the plants that grow in abundance around me, including heather, furze, bracken, nettles and docks as well as materials on their way to the compost such as onion skins.

Producing a yarn that is sustainably dyed with minimal environmental impact, supporting independent suppliers and British mills.

 

 

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