Dyeing


Sunshine under Gray Clouds: Just out of the dyehouse: Cheviot wool dyed with golden rod flowers over alum mordant, The Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist
Sunshine under Gray Clouds: Just out of the dyehouse: Cheviot wool dyed with ragwort flowers over alum mordant, The Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist

Sunshine under Gray Clouds


Plant-dyed Cheviot wool, Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist
Joys of Spring: A pile of plant-dyed Cheviot wool yarn by Denise Bridge, Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist

Joys of Spring!


January Blues? Try dyeing with Indigo - guaranteed to give you the blues!

January Blues



Logwood, Hebridean Woolshed, South Uist
Jonathan: Recently Denise was contacted by someone wanting to knit a scarf with natural-dyed wool, sending her a swatch of upholstery fabric as a guide to colours. (I don’t know if there’s a physchological disorder in which a person is obsessed with co-ordinating colours, but if there is I feel […]

Swatch Match


Natural-dyed Cheviot wool from the Hebridean Woolshed to the Glasgow School of Art
Denise: Just look at this lovely bundle of sunshine and joy! They’re off to the Glasgow School of Art – their second order in just a few days – and looking forward with excitement to a new life in frame-weaving work.  Lucky them!

Gone to Glasgow