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Sun, Sea, Sand and Fische!

My ‘it’s almost a beach’ Didymos fische stash shot : Joining my well-loved Petrol Fish shorty, here’s my new favourite summer wrap……. Sunfish! (aka Didymos Salmon/Lachs Fische + Dylon Sunflower Yellow) For all those who’ve seen salmon fish in pictures … Continue reading

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Part-Stripping Dye: Charcoal Deep Sea Fish

A while ago I bought a Didymos Deep Sea Fish wrap that had been dyed dark green by another mama (I think with Dharma dye) and I wanted to see how close to original I could get it. Here’s how … Continue reading

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More Rainbows! Dyeing Didymos Agave

Today DS and I decided to carry out an experiment dyeing scraps of a Didymos Double-Faced 50% Linen Agave wrap different colours using Dylon Hand and Machine Dyes.  Let the experimenting begin! We mixed up glasses full of dye in … Continue reading

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Chopping/Shortening a wrap

So you’ve got your perfect wrap, but don’t use it because it’s too long. This happened with my beautiful, home-dyed Amazonas Rainbow (post about this here: https://itsnotspaghetti.wordpress.com/2010/12/17/amazonas-rainbow/) – I just didn’t wear it and so to do it justice, it … Continue reading

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Chopping a long wrap into 2 shorties

I love having a range of short wraps – they’re great for keeping in the car or your bag (or wearing as a scarf) until you need them, and they don’t suffer from an urge to mop leaves/mud/snow while wrapping … Continue reading

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Forest Fruits Tsunami

This happened a couple of months ago, but for the sake of completeness I want to add it to my blog.  It also shows how dyeing often needs a relaxed & experimental attitude, patience and lots of confidence! September 2010 … Continue reading

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Dusky Rosa

I bought a Didymos Linen/Cotton Rosalinde Size 4 (379cm) which had been dyed an even antique grey using dylon (machine dye I think).  The grey was nice – sort of a mid-dark soft grey – and great for DH, but … Continue reading

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