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 

Pima Sock - 100% Pima Cotton | 4-plu | 463 yds | 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 DK - 100% Pima Cotton | 4-ply | 218yds | 100g | 3oz

Worsted - 100% SW Merino | 8-ply | 218 yds | 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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