Welcome to Renaissance Dyeing

The home of naturally plant dyed yarn and threads. We have a broad range of hand dyed shades and fibres to help you create in many different media, be it, embroidery, knitting, crochet, felting, natural dyeing, weaving or all together!

Featured products

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Renaissance Crescent by Kieran Foley

A spectacularly colourful crescent shawl designed by Kieran Foley using Renaissance Dyeing naturally dyed blue-faced Leicester 4 ply wool.

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Renaissance Stripes by Kieran Foley

Renaissance Stripes has been designed by Kieran Foley of Knit/Lab using 67 x 25 m skeins of Renaissance Dyeing's naturally dyed fine lace-weight wool.

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Elizabethan range

Hand dyed Elizabethan Range of embroidery thread shades dyed using the mordants and natural dyes available in the 16th century.

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Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody Wrap is a crocheted masterpiece designed by Mary Lena Lynx using all of the 75 colours of our main crewel range.

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Frivolity Blue Tam by Kate Wallace

Frivolity Blues Tam by Kate Wallace: A wonderful Lace and Fairisle Tam designed in Ecru and 3 shades of Renaissance Dyeing indigo and owed dyed wool.

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Main range

Renaissance Dyeing main range has 75 skeins x of fine crewel thread of 25m each. The mordants and dyestuffs used are vegetable, mineral and cochineal.