Custom Dyeing 100g skeins and 25g minis in 4ply,DK,Aran,Sock in Wool / Cotton

     Create your own custom yarn! Choose up to 3 colors, or send us an inspiration photo and we will hand paint it or kettle dye it for you! When ordering please describe what you want or include a link to an inspiration photo in the 'custom text' box.


     After ordering we will contact you to discuss exactly how you want your yarn to be and then send you a photo of the yarn after it's dyed to make sure it's exactly what you are looking for.

Please note that custom dyed orders have a processing time of 2-3 weeks as each skein is lovingly hand dyed.



Organic Vegan Cotton 2ply Lace Crochet Thread - 425m per 50g

     -Perfect for Weaving, Lace Knitting and Traditional Crochet

Organic Vegan Cotton 4ply Fingering - 400m per 100g
Vegan  Cotton DK  sport light worsted - 200m per 100g skein
Vegan Cotton Aran Worsted - 185m per 100g skein
Vegan Cotton 25g Minis DK - 50m 
Vegan Cotton 25g Minis Aran - 45m


Superwash Merino Lace - 800m per 100g
Superwash British Bluefaced Leicester 4ply Fingering - 400m per 100g skein
     -Recommended for shawls, hats, scarfs and sweaters
British Sock 75% British Wool 25% Nylon - 400m per 100g
     -Recommended for socks and other hard wearing items.
Superwash British Bluefaced Leicester Double Knitting Light Worsted - 225m per 100g skein
Superwash Merino Aran Worsted - 175m per 100g skein
Superwash Merino Nylon Sock 20g Minis - 80m 
Superwash Pure Merino 4ply 20g Minis - 80m 


     I only use the best of the best when it comes to making hand dyed yarn. These yarns are hand dyed with professional grade Procion MX dyes or natural dyes and then rinsed after the dyeing process. Please check the label for washing instructions when possible. It is preferable to hand wash to preserve the colour. Please be aware that there may be a small amount of dye bleeding out in the first wash (although this is unusual because I am very thorough with my rinsing). Drying in direct sunlight can also fade the colour over time, so where possible, please avoid.


     Please bear in mind that I dye skeins in small batches through kettle dyeing and hand painting. This leads to small variations even between skeins in the same dye lot so if you have a large project in mind, please contact me so that I can make sure you get skeins as closely matching as possible. Please bear in mind that whilst every effort is made to ensure the photograph accurately reflects the yarn colour monitors do vary.

     All Items come securely packaged with a special gift and washing instructions.

  • Return and Shipping Policy

    Ready for dispatch in 1–2 weeks
    From United Kingdom


    I gladly accept returns
    -Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
    -Send items back within: 30 days of delivery

    I accept exchanges or cancellations
    -But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.


    Conditions of return
    -Buyers are responsible for return postage costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

    The following items can't be returned or exchanged
    Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
    -Custom or personalised orders
    -Items on sale



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