Steaming method for natural dyes. Great blog - simplynotable.com shows the process.
Reminder: Dandelion roots can give different dye colours depending on the mordant --- Okay, can't wait for dandelion to grow, now!!!
This is the second part of my roundup of all the different natural dyes I have been experimenting on during the past year. The first part was about collecting yourself from the nature, but not ever...
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My next step was to use the avocado skins for dyeing. Again, the instructions varied. Some said to tear the skins, others use whole. I went with using the whole skins. I used approximately the s…
from the kitchen
Skeins of wool dyed with plants from the garden - weld, dahlia flowers, rhubarb root and goldenrod