Starlit - Madder root

Starlit - Madder root

Regular price $32.00 Sale

Madder is an heirloom dye plant that has been loved throughout history for the orange and red hues it produces. The root is the part of the plant used to create a dye bath by; soaking, simmering, and straining before adding the fiber. Sparkly and delightful, this is a DK yarn made of super-wash Merino (75%), Nylon (20%), and Stellina (5%) with 231 yards per skein.  It has just enought but not too much sparkle, so you can shimmer without blinding those around you! 

Yarn Stats
231 yards
DK weight
Superwash Merino/Nylon/Stellina (75/20/5)

Pattern Suggestions
Icebox Plum
Sugar Plum
Age of Brass and Steam Kerchief
Brandaris

*Natural and Botanical dyeing is a labor of love for us; the colors are dependent on many characteristics of the soil, season, and timing. We are unable to dye at a production level with the natural dyes and instead will make available the bounty of each season as we create it.