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Tag Archives: color inspiration
Color my wool
Another week of being knee deep in wool yardage and boy do I feel lucky! It is just part of a days work for me. One that never ever gets old! Marbleizing wool and the dyeing process is so magical. And just touching wool Continue reading
New wools have just gone online in my Etsy shop. These are hand-dyed marbleized colors that are all soft and muted, perfect for many applications such as sewing and doll making, penny rugs, rug hooking, and Continue reading
New wool in the works
Just a heads up about the new wool heading to my Etsy shop. I have been dyeing more marbleized wool colors and am excited to introduce them Continue reading
Days of wool and roses
Here are some new marbleized wools in my Etsy shop. Lately I like to reference my wools with my dye book colors. I have 2 swatch sets: The Dusty Dye Book set and The Vintage Dye Book set. If you have a set this will make choosing colors Continue reading
New in the blog and on Etsy
If you look above you will see that my blog menu bar has two new additions. I now have new pages for tutorials and free patterns.
So now when you want to browse through my blog and find a pattern or a hint, all you need to do is click on Continue reading
A garden of wool
Here are some of my new marbleized wools currently for sale in my Etsy shop. These colors make me happy! Springtime is Continue reading
A patch of this a smidge of that
In my wool kitchen today, putting wool away from an order, washing wool, and dreaming of lovely color combinations.
It is so wonderful to have wool in my hands, examining each texture and color nuance.
I love to organize it by color, creating soft muted rainbows of fabric Continue reading
A fond farewell
This week I said goodbye to one of my hooked rugs, packing it up to go to Texas. A customer who loved it purchased it recently and so I took it out of storage and examined it in detail. I took the opportunity to take a few Continue reading
A colorful season
If springtime is offering you gray skies, pulling out the dye packets is a great way to put some instant color in your life. Dyeing wool can become addicting. I would even argue that it is a worthy hobby in and of itself. For me, color is the inspiration. Continue reading