Dye Lots

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The Dye Lot Problem
... The dye lot number is important information for hobbyist knitters and crocheters, because the use of yarn from different dye lots can spoil the appearance of ... Unmatched dye lots are a significant problem to knitters and crocheters because the problem manifests after days or weeks of labor, by which time the supplier's stock of the original dye lot ... The usual solution to the dye lot dilemma is to purchase sufficient skeins from the identical lot before beginning a project ...

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