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Dying the LB Fisherman's Wool

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another 1st dyelot in Center pull ball

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Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Casual, Whimsical, Funky, Cute
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What materials did you use? Yarn enough + excess for errors and trials, A box or other sturdy container the is a yard Koolaid, Wilton's cake dyes, etc, two large cooking pots, collider, hangers, rope, LOTS OF white vinegar, kitchen timer, measuring cups, paper, calculator.

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What are you most proud of? The accidental variegation. Knitting in one color is all well and good, but knitting in a variegated color yarn is that much more fun AND much more easier to count rows and stitches! NOTE: Next time, I need to wear gloves. my fingers are a bit on the purple side from when I was mixing the dye! HAHAHA.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Do SMALL trials first - 5 yard pieces of yarn first. And keep trying. I did 10 different sample runs before I found the right amount (for me!) of kool-aid in the pot for this project.

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