This is hand-dyed artisanal wool skein using lichen to dye.  I collect this wolf lichen and fresh walnut from the Bay Area myself and dye in a small batch. The color is a mix of yellow and brown.  Since it is all natural dyed, each skein is slightly different color even though it is from the same batch. Please understand that the variation can differ from each batch making this a live color that will blend with other color well.  


Each skein is 50g.

The color has been fixed with mineral salt so it will not fade, but like all natural products, please avoid direct sun and heavy washing.

I suggest combining the colors for a special project for neck warmer, glove, wall hanging, mittens etc.  The photo is the example. 

Due to the care that is needed for natural dye, please avoid direct sun and frequent washing.   Please see below for additional care instructions.


All mushroom is sustainable foraged form the woods near my home in San Francisco.


Yarn is 100% wool

Sport weight

50g (137 yard)


Lichen & Walnut dyed sport weight 100% wool yarn