Archives for June 2014

Easy Kool Aid Yarn Dyeing Kit – Great Gift Idea!

Are you forever looking for that perfect gift for your favorite Knitter or Crocheter? Here it is! A Kool-Aid Yarn Dyeing Kit. Simple and easy to put together plus you can customize it by color. –Quart Size Canning Jar –Natural Wool Fiber Yarn -Kool-Aid packets (unsweetened) -Dyeing Instructions – Free Download (This post contains affiliate […]

14 Denim Craft Projects!

Breathe new life into an ugly pair of jeans! Who doesn’t love denim?? Who doesn’t have that favorite pair of jeans? I know I do. And I wear them all the time. Well, don’t cut up your favorite pair … just the ones you don’t like. Or head over to your local thrift shop and […]

Craftsy’s Supplies Flash Sale: Save Up to 65%!

Wanted to let you guys know about this Huge Sale going on at Craftsy…..Today and Tomorrow ONLY! Limited stock! Race the clock with Craftsy’s Supplies Flash Sale! Get up to 65% off select yarn, fabric and kits before they sell out. Hurry, offer expires Friday, June 20 at 11:59PM MT 2014. Don’t miss out on […]

Dip Dyeing Wool Locks – Dyeing Series Part 2

Part 2 of my Fiber-To-Dye-For Series Download this Free Tutorial Did you see Part 1 on Multi Color Yarn Dyeing – Red & Blue Makes ? Remember the Teeswater Wool Locks we washed last week? Well, I Dip Dyed them! Dip Dyeing is a little fussier than Kettle Dyeing but it gives you much more […]

16 Fun Tee Shirt Projects!

Don’t you just love a great T-shirt? Do you have that one awesome shirt hanging in your closet that you reach for all the time? Some of my favorites are actually my hubby’s shirts … nice and soft and comfy! (This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the […]

Multi Color Yarn Dyeing – Red & Blue Makes …..

Part 1 of my Fiber To Dye For Projects! There are so many different fun techniques to dyeing yarn that I want to try, so I thought well, why not share! Here’s a variation on Immersion Dyeing Yarn which uses two colors to make a third. You know…yellow & blue makes green, etc. etc… I’m […]

New Kits of the Month for June from Interweave!

Thought you might be interested in some of these great Kits from Interweave. This month’s kits include Spinning, Knit and Crochet Magazines, Patterns and more! (valid until the end of the month, or as supplies last) (This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, Fiberartsy may […]

How to Wash Wool and Fiber

Wash Wool and Fiber correctly…. without felting it! I was going through my old posts the other day and realized that my tutorial for how to wash wool and fiber is totally inadequate. That was a special — washing wool with rainwater — post. Well, the timing is perfect since I just bought a bunch […]

13 Wonderful Homemade Beauty Recipes to Pamper You!

I do love my bath oils and body scrubs. Not a thing to do with fiber but I like to share the things I love. So, here were go. These lovely Ladies were sweet to let me share their homemade beauty recipes with you. The bonus? You know where it came from! No harsh chemicals, […]

Free and Sale Classes at Craftsy, Knitting, Crochet & Sewing

Did you know that Craftsy has lots of Free Mini Classes? 24 free classes to be exact. There is something for everyone! Sewing, Crochet, Knitting, even Cooking and Photography. About Craftsy’s Classes: “Our hundreds of classes in quilting, sewing, knitting, cake decorating, art, photography, cooking and many more categories, bring the world’s best instructors to […]