The first dye day was with Melissa in July. I brought three yarns I wanted to experiment with.
The first one was a free skein of lace weight that I got with a Knit Picks order, and it looks better in the photograph than it did in real life. The color reminded me of dirty dishwater—probably why they were giving it away for free—so any other color would be an improvement.
While this colorway was certainly pretty, I wanted a deeper green. This was my first try at over-dyeing it:
Here is what the sock blank looks like knit up: