The Hen House

Knitting & Quilting

NEW Hand Dyed Yarns, Knitting Kits, Quilting Kits, & Fabric

 
 

Knitting & Crochet - The Hen House Hand Dyed Yarns &  patterns, all dyed and designed by Stephanie.

Quilting -  Quilting Kits & Fabrics, from Moda, Riley Blake and other quality quilt fabrics.

 

 
 
 
 

The Hen House Hand Dyed Yarns - Dyed by Stephanie in East Texas

Below are our current yarns, with details on the contents and guage.  Our most popular colors are shown below.  See the Buy Now page to place your order for your yarn and don't forget to get the pattern to support the yarn purchase.

   

          Opal                          Turquoise Jewel

 

Lady’s Lace  

100% Superwash Merino

Approx 4 oz  Approx 475 yds

 Gauge: 6-8  sts per inch US 1-3

 Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry

A Lady's Shawl Pattern>>>

Diagonal Scarf >>>

  

A Lady's Shawl             Diagonal Scarf/Shawl

 

      Carnival Glass                  Blackberry

Cedar Gum Sock Yarn

75% Superwash Merino

25% Nylon

4 oz  approx  434 yds

Gauge:  US 1-3 7 sts = 1”  

Machine wash cold water Lay flat to dry

 >>> It's a Scarf 1 skein Cedar Gum

>> Mexico Surprise - 1 skein Cedar Gum

   It's a Scarf    

   Mexico Surprise

 

     Ralph's Blue                                    Kaleidoscope

Country Creek Sock Yarn

50% Superwash Merino

50% Tencel

4 oz approx 412 yds

Gauge:  US 1-3  - 7 sts = 1”

 Machine wash cold water dry flat

>>> Sock Diagonal Shawlette (free pattern with purchase of sock Country Creek Sock yarn

>>> Twice as Nice Shawl - done with 1 skein Cedar Gum sock yarn and 1 skein Country Creek sock yarn

  

 

 

Opal

 Fancy Feet Sock Yarn

60% Superwash Merino

30 % Bamboo

10% Nylon

Approx 4 oz  Approx 434 yards

Gauge - US 1-3  7 sts = 1"

>> 3 Color Way Shawl - 3 skeins Fancy Feet

 

Boots & Jeans

Cherokee County Lace

65% Superwash wool

35% Rayon of Bamboo

Approx 2.5 oz   Approx 350 yds

Gauge: 6-8  sts per inch US 1-3

Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry

1  skeins Cherokee County Lace for the Neck Scarf

2 skeins Cherokee County Lace for the Shawl

  

Stained Glass

Underwood Fingering

75% Superwash Merino

15% Nylon

10% Tencel

Approx 4 oz  Approx 425 yards

  

 Steph's Glitz

92% Superwash Merino

8% Lurex

approx 4 oz, approx 410 yards

 Pictures coming soon

 

Catherine's Cashmere 

80% Superwash Merino

10% Cashmere

10% Nylon

Approx 4 oz, Approx 500 yards

>> Catherine's Cashmere Shawl - 2 skeins Catherine's Cashmere

  

  

       Tiger Stripe                         Hacienda Petac

 

Blackjack Light Worsted 100% Superwash Merino

Approx 7 oz Approx 540 yds

Gauge:  4 sts per inch US 8

Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry

>>> Have Some Fun Shawl

>>> Cozy Shrug

>>  Texas Nine Step Cowl

   

Cozy Shrug                       Accapula Crochet Shrug

  
Stained Glass               Turquoise Jewel
Oscar’s  Silk Worsted

60 % Merino

40% Silk

Approx 4 oz Approx 250 yds

Gauge: 4 sts per inch US 6-9

Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry

>>>> Oscar's Silk Cowl

Cousin Jettie (left) & Jenn Bulky (right) detail picture coming soon

 Cousin Jettie Worsted

100% Merino Wool 

Approx 3.5 oz  Approx 175 yards

Gauge: 4 - 4 1.2 sts = 1'

 

           Sante Fe

Caddo Worsted

100% Superwash Merino

Approx 4 oz Approx 210 yds

Gauge:  41/2 - 5 sts per inch on US 7-9

Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry

>>> Patricia's Miter Vest

>>> Caddo Ruffle Shawl

 
Yarn pictures Coming Soon

Jennifer’s Bulky

100% Superwash Merino

 

Approx 120 yds

Gauge: 3-3 1/4 sts per inch US 9-11

Hand wash cold water lay flat to dry