Yarns to dye for: creating self-patterning yarns for knitting
Beginning and veteran knitters alike can learn how to produce homemade self-patterning yarns with this easy, step-by-step guide. Instructions are provided for choosing materials and equipment, skeining and preparing yarn, and painting and dyeing the yarn—all with materials that are found in most grocery and craft stores. Twenty-five quick projects, each presented with dyeing and knitting instructions, will help develop the reader's technique and produce exiting, colorful garments, including gloves, mittens, scarves, and even a summer shell. Guidelines for modifying projects, tips on embellishing, and ideas for leftover yarn are also included.
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Review: Yarns to Dye ForUser Review - Goodreads
This book is a little too light on dyeing. There are lots of patterns to use your freshly dyed yarn for, but I was expecting more about dyeing self-patterning yarn. Maybe its not as hard as I'm imagining.
Review: Yarns to Dye ForUser Review - Lisa - Goodreads
This is one I'm going to have to buy. I can't wait to try one of the "recipes" in the book. Read full review
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PRINCIPLES 8 Chapter 1 First Things First
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