Vegan Yarn Studio Updates — handmade
The 8 Most Gorgeous Finished Projects with Vegan Yarn
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I've been doing a bit of routine site maintenance, and one of the things I did was to add a link from the different yarn base pages to ravelry projects that have been made with that yarn. Whenever I browse through projects that people have made with yarn that I've supplied, or dyed, its so inspiring and exciting to see the beautiful projects, and what great ideas people come up with! There are dozens and dozens of jaw-droppingly gorgeous projects that I've seen made with Vegan Yarn lately, but here are my top eight most recent favourites to get you...
What's Crocking? Indigo's Strange Awesomeness.
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If you've ever had a favourite pair of perfectly faded blue jeans (not the super-fake-printed-to-look-worn ones), you know what crocking is. It's something unique to indigo dye, and its different than dye that hasn't taken properly, and is washing off. (Not cool) If you've ever knitted or crocheted with indigo dyed yarn, you may have noticed that your fingers, and perhaps knitting needles (or crochet hook) started turning blue! Don't panic, this is crocking, and its completely safe, and normal. If you're the kind of person that enjoys these strange fibrey phenomena, you may even be a little tickled by...