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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Elizabethan range

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

Fresco Crescent shawl designed by Kieran Foley image

Fresco Crescent shawl designed by Kieran Foley

A romantic crescent shawl by Kieran Foley inspired by frescos, mosaics and architecture using Renaissance Dyeing Merinos d'Arles naturally dyed wool.

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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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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.

winter in Creuse designed by Hélène Marcy image

winter in Creuse designed by Hélène Marcy

Winter in Creuse, a large, luminous shawl which wraps your neck and shoulders with the warm naturally dyed colours of Renaissance Dyeing.

i love Indigo shawl designed by Hélène Marcy image

i love Indigo shawl designed by Hélène Marcy

I love Indigo shawl, combining the artisan skills of shepherdess, natural dyer, designer and yourself.