Madder Root

Madder Root

$28.00Price

Madder Root

Rubia tinctorum

 

Naturally dyed with madder root which dates back to use in the third millenia, the Vikings and the British Red Coats. I use both raw materials and powderd extracts to achieve these shades and color shift with creme of tarder and iron for darker and lighter tones. 

 

Fingering Weight Sock Blend - 75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon | 463yds | 100g | 3oz 

Cotton/Wool Sock - 50/50 Merino Superwash Cotton blend | 436yds | 100g | 3oz

DK Lux - 40% Superfine Alpaca, 40% Merino, 20% silk | 1-ply | 252yds | 100g | 3oz

DK Cable - 100% SW Merino | 8-ply | 274yds | 100g | 3oz

Pima Cotton - 100% Pima Cotton | 4-ply | 218yds | 100g | 3oz

Worsted - 100% SW Merino | 8-ply | 218yds | 100g | 3oz

Bulky - 100% SW Merino | 3-ply | 106yds | 100g | 3oz

Super Bulky - 180% SW Merino, 20% Nylon | 1-ply | 76yds | 100g | 3oz

 

Naturally dyed yarn will mature gracefully. Keep out of direct sunlight & hand wash when necessary with a gentle soap. 
Dyed naturally in Floyd, VA 

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    Yarn Over Floyd yarns are dyed naturally by owner Siobhan in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Floyd County Virginia. All of our yarns are hand rinsed, air dried and sent to you with love from our farm. 

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