NEW!  Introducing The Dyer's Dozen.... 12 skeins of creamy white yarn ready for dying.  This is the virgin version of our aran weight Hearth, a hearty 3-ply aran weight made of strong and springy Cheviot wool from the Western MA Fibershed Region.

 

These large 4 oz skeins will be twisted and tied loosely for dyeing.

 

We offer a choice of:

Virgin : fresh from the mill, ready to be scoured and/or mordanted.  

Scoured : scoured in EccoScour and ready to dye with acid dyes or natural dyes that do not require a mordant, such as avocado. 

Mordanted : washed and mordanted in a cool water alum bath.  Skeined and twisted.

 

 

 

Dyer's Dozen : H E A R T H

$180.00Price
  • aran weight, 3-ply

     

    approx. 4 oz (120 g) | 145 yards (132 meters)

     

    suggested needle : US 9-11

     

    fiber : 100% wool

     

    breed : Cheviot 

     

    clip : 2021 

     

    fibershed : western massachusetts

     

    mill : mule-spun in harmony, maine

     

    color : skein dyed by you!

  • Hand wash in cool water with a gentle pH-balanced soap according to label directions.  Squeeze gently and lay flat to dry out of direct sunlight.  Shape to desired measurements; smooth stitches and align seams properly.