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Dyed in The Wool
1. (of textiles) dyed before being formed into cloth.
2. (idiomatic) firmly established in a person's beliefs or habits; deeply ingrained in the nature of a person or thing.
After a decade of operating exclusively as a handspinnery, Spincycle set their sights on finding a way to merge the beauty and texture of a handspun yarn with a more efficiently produced millspun yarn. Dyed In The Wool is that yarn.
Their mill is located on Queen Street in Bellingham, Washington, and runs five days a week. The Spinster's dye in-house as well, in the same fashion they used to dye when they were handspinning. Spincycle's pots are bigger, though! Because they dye the fiber before it's spun, colors meet and part ways in stunning, unique combinations; the overall effect is of a balanced, seamless whole.
Color transitions are slow and dramatic, and each skein is unique. Lots - and even skeins within lots - vary pretty wildly! That's the Spincycle charm, and it won't change! When we pull the yarns for your online order, skeins from the same colorway will be a good match to one another. You’ll receive a skein from this colorway, but not the exact skein pictured; the proportions and intensities of colors may vary. It is strongly recommended that you purchase all skeins at once so that we can make sure they match well. Allow for nuance, and enjoy the ride!
Heavy fingering / sport weight
100% superwashed American Wool
200 yards per skein
Hand wash or machine wash cold, lay flat to dry
Suggested gauge: 8-5 sts per inch on US #2-7
MADE IN THE USA FROM SHEEP TO SKEIN