fun to dye.
It can take
and still comes
|We have learned that Superwash fiber
takes many dyes beautifully. I have used
Jacquard Dyes and it worked fine for me. I
have also used RIT and it took all the dye
leaving a nearly clear water. I often soak
my roving in a fairly strong hot vinegar
bath before dropping the fiber into the
dyepot, this gives a variegated dye job. I
would also use this method for wetting the
fiber before painting it with the dye.
Premordanting before using the Natural
Dyes is a plus in my opinion. I like to use
all the mordants for a wider range of colors
from one dyepot. It also seems to
strengthen the grip on the colors from the
is ready to make a
in preparation to drop it
into a dyebath, making
|We also offer
#1 White Superwash.
$16.60 per pound
It is a glistening
white fiber ready to
spin or to dye into
Very easy to handle,
#1 Superwash top fiber
$21.50 per pound
We have purchased several hundred pounds of
this wonderful spinning and dyeing fiber.
We also now carry both Black and White
Scroll to the bottom of this page to find some
Superwash Bulky and Worsted Yarns.
|This fiber is fun to
work with. The
colors are brilliant
and the fiber and
Superwash or wool Roving