Jun 17, 2021
As the days get longer, knitters often head outside with their crafting. On this episode of the Knit Picks Podcast, we are talking about natural yarn dyeing with bare yarns.
First up Lee and Stacey catch up on what they did for World Wide Knit In Public Day and some recently finished projects. They talk about their love of Knit Picks Bare Yarns, undyed yarns. Knit Picks carries all the same yarns you have grown to love and some additional ones in the Bare yarn line. Stacey is a big fan of the Knit Picks Bare Woodland Tweed and the Bare Woolen Cotton.
Next Lee interviews Anna Canning who is a hobby natural yarn dyer. Anna has spent a lot of her personal time researching different natural dyeing techniques. She has experimented with items found at the grocery store as well as items she finds on walks around her neighborhood. Listen in to hear about her insider tricks to get started today dyeing your own Bare Yarns from items around the house.
Mentioned in This Episode:
World Wide Knit in Public Day Video
Lee's Hawthorne socks in progress
Bare Andean Highland Wool
Bare Woodland Tweed
Bare Woolen Cotton
Dye Yarn with Indigo!
Episode 321 Dye It Yourself
A Botanical Yarn Dyeing Journey
Dye Bare Yarn With Kool-Aid
Indigo Dye Kit
Bare Andes Del Campo
Dyeing with Mushrooms
The Rainbow Beneath My Feet
The Fair World Project Podcast
0:00 Lee and Stacey check in
13:11 Lee interviews Anna
30:16 We're having a summer sale
31:02 Lee continues to interview Anna
46:48 The Credits