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Dyed to Order | semi solid yellow speckled yarn | select your yarn base | “Stop Eating the Flowers!”

The best semi solid yellow speckled yarn ever.

  • choose your preferred yarn base from the drop-down menu
  • dyed to order: save resources and the planet
  • 3-5 days turnaround time
  • part of the Cattitude Collection



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I love yellow, I love speckles, what better than to combine both in one colourway? Enter “Stop Eating the Flowers!”

This semi solid speckled yarn is part of the Cattitude Collection and has an orange undertone. It is a dyed-to-order listing, meaning you choose your preferred yarn base from the drop-down menu above, the number of skeins you require and I will custom dye it for you.

My processing time is usually 3-5 days, so don’t let the custom dyeing option stop you from ordering! By dyeing only what you need, I am saving resources and energy, which is great for the planet and my stock storage.

Different yarn bases, different results

Different yarn bases absorb dye differently. This means your skeins might differ a little from the colours shown in the photos.

Please order as many skeins as you need for your project to avoid dye lot differences. I also suggest you alternate skeins as you knit/crochet to avoid any colour mismatches between yarns, even in the same dye lot.

Colour accuracy

This semi solid yellow speckled yarn is showing accurately on my monitor, but please be aware your settings might not be the same as mine.

Additional information

Weight0.100 kg

Green, Red, Yellow

Yarn Base

Ariadne Lace – merino/silk 80/20 lace weight, Athena DK – superwash merino Double Knit weight, Gaia DK – superwash merino/nylon 75/25 Double Knit weight, Gaia Sock – superwash merino/nylon 75/25 4-ply Fingering weight, Harmonia Sock – superwash merino/bio-nylon 75/25 Fingering weight, Kitten Lace – kid mohair/silk 72/28 single ply Lace weight, Selene DK – superwash merino single ply Double Knit weight, Selene Sock – superwash merino single ply Fingering weight, Demeter Sock – superwash BFL/tweed Fingering weight


  • Keep yarn in a dry room away from direct sunlight. Airtight boxes are recommended. Don’t place anything heavy on top of the skein to avoid squishing it.
  • I recommend adding lavender sachets to the storage container for pest prevention.
  • Hand wash your finished product separately using wool-specific detergents, dry flat. Hand dyed fibres may bleed a little in the first couple of washes.


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Your new skeins will be carefully wrapped in a paper bag and shipped in a fully compostable mailing bag.  

UK shipping is £4 flat rate.

International shipping is £6 flat rate.

Find out more in the delivery and returns section. 

(If you are outside of the UK, I might put your yarn in a vacuum sealed bag to save you shipping costs. Don’t worry, this doesn’t damage the fibre in any way!)

Your best crafting is my goal

I want you to absolutely love your knitting and crochet. I care whether that fab cardigan or pair of socks come to life. Your knitting and crochet needs to be everything you ever dreamed of and I want to help you get there. My yarns,  project bags and stitch markers are all created with your best crafting life in mind.

Hello there, I’m Eleanor and my goal in life is to be a part of your lovely hand crafting journey by dyeing the most fun yarns for your enjoyment.

I’ll do all of this without compromising on quality or my eco values: I source my wool from ethical, local suppliers and I hand dye my fibre using the most planet-friendly techniques at my disposal.

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