my next experiment was turmeric, which i tried on some leftover bluefaced leicester yarn. it turned out great, even though some strands of the wool seemed to have taken the color better than others. but i still love it. so far i have only dyed with food ingredients, and i am so so excited to start dyeing with some plant material from the garden. for that i need to investigate and explore a little more, but i will keep you updated, for sure! one of my favorite color combinations being yellow/mustard and teal, i now wish i could dye something blue(ish) to combine with the yelllow yarn i already have.
here it is, drying in the sun. isn't it just gorgeous?!