Tag Archives: Dyeing Wool

Cochineal Dye is Awesome!

As promised, I’m dyeing with Cochineal today. Cochineal Dye is derived from dried beetles. I know that sounds gross, but it’s a fact. They can be found on Prickly Pear Cacti, typically in South America. And even grosser – it … Continue reading

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How to Cooler Dye

If you are a Hand Spinner, then I’m sure you’ve bought prepared, dyed roving before. Maybe you thought about trying to dye some for yourself, but thought that it would be too difficult and make a big mess. Here is … Continue reading

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