I think I might be hooked on dyeing yarn! I'm working on knitting a pair of socks with the yarn I dyed last time and I couldn't wait to dye again. So today, I dyed a skein a la rainbow sherbet. In other words, light pink, light orange and light green. I had a lot of… Continue reading Rainbow Sherbet, Anyone?
I put to good use the things I learned in my first try at yarn dyeing and took another stab at it today. Going in, I was aiming for a three color skein, pastel pink, pastel purple and pastel turquoise. To make sure I was at least in the ball park of getting the right colors, as I… Continue reading A Bright, Sunny, Yarn Dyeing Day
You guys, this is a big deal for me- I tried hand dyeing yarn today! A little back story, as you might have learned, I learned to knit last fall and have absolutely fallen in love with it. I've knit a scarf, a cowl, some socks, a cabled headband, a colorwork headband, a messy bun… Continue reading Yarn Dyeing Pt. 1
A couple weeks ago, I woke up feeling a little meh, like I haven't done enough or become enough so far in my life. I found myself browsing online, searching very melodramatically for 'how do you find a hobby' and 'how do you find your passion in life'. It seemed a little silly, but the number of… Continue reading #27: Try Hand Embroidery
I am starting this blog to chronicle my adventures of finding the best hobbies for me. My hope is that you'll learn along with me and that we can bake and craft together, enjoying our successes and laughing about our hiccups together.