DYE MONKEY 3: Return of the Monkey

Jesse is back at Unwound for Round 3! 

The artist behind Dye Monkey Yarns and the Knit Up and Dye Podcast will be visiting Unwound for another weekend of fun in May 2019! You all know and love her stunning yarns, so prepare yourselves to get to know and love the artist behind the wool.



Thursday May 23rd

10a - 6p

Pop-Up Shop @ Unwound

Jesse is bringing brand spankin' new goodies to the shop! Come on in, hang out, and see all the squishy yarns for yourself.

3p - 6p

Cast On Party/Open House @ Unwound

Dye Monkey is launching a new line of DK minis in conjunction with a new hat design "Keiko". Come join us any time from 3-6 PM to chat with Jesse, enjoy some refreshments, and cast on for the Keiko knit-a-long.

Friday May 24th

10a - 6p

Pop-Up Shop @ Unwound

More of the pop-up shop. New, exclusive colorways for you to peruse! 

6:30p - 8:30p 

Class: Yarn & Pattern Pairing - Understanding Hand Dyed Yarns  @ Unwound

Come learn from Ms. Monkey herself about hand dyed yarn and pattern pairings, and learn how to make the most of those gorgeous indie dyed yarns! More specifically, Jesse will share some of her professional tips on the following:

  • Understanding hue and tone

  • Mastering blending and contrasting

  • Learning to read your skein and to predict behavior

  • Recognizing pattern and yarn interplay

(class fee is $30, please RSVP)

Saturday May 25th

10a - 6p

Pop-Up Shop @ Unwound

Pop-up prime time here at Unwound! 

Sunday May 26th

10a - 12p

Brunch with the Monkey @ JavaVino

We have a table reserved for a delightful meal to welcome Jesse back to La Crosse. Select fantastic dishes off the JavaVino menu and introduce yourself to Ms. Monkey. This fun meet-and-greet event is free (except for the cost of your food and beverage), but we do request you call, email, or stop by the shop to confirm your reservation so we can get an accurate headcount. 

12p - 6p

Pop-Up Shop @ Unwound

Last day of the pop-up shop. Many yarns will be going back with Jesse to New Mexico, so this will be your last chance to stop in and see them! 

12p - 3p

Question the Monkey

Join us for an informal Q&A session with Jesse of Dye Monkey! Bring all your remaining questions about Jesse's dyeing process, what inspires her, how she got started, or anything else you want to chat about! Bring your knitting and snacks, and spend the afternoon hangin' with Ms. Monkey.

Unwound Artisan Yarn Shop

413 Jay Street La Crosse, WI


(608) 519-3722

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