Colours and softness

I’ve been bitten by a cottolin bug, I think, as out of the last four projects I wove three of them in cottolin.  And that’s what I noticed: the same yarn dyed in different colors has different softness and thickness. These differences disappear almost completely after the wet finish, but on a unwashed yarn they … More Colours and softness

Live and learn

Look at how the orange stripes are gone in the black and white version! I usually take a bnw photo of yarn when I plan a new project, to understand how the selected threads will blend and work in fabric. I skipped this step here, as I see now, because I would have picked a … More Live and learn