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Synthetic Textile Dyes

Crock Pot Dyes How to dye yarn in a slow cooker.

Kool-Aid Colours Kool-Aid is a fun way to to experiment with dyeing yarns.

Rainbow Dyeing Creating a multitude of unique rainbow shades is quite easy.

[pinit count=”horizontal” url=”http://www.allfiberarts.com/2011/dyessynthetic.htm” image_url=”http://www.allfiberarts.com/library/graphics/lipart/buttons/hrkoolaid.gif” description=”Kool aid dye “] About Batik The Big on Batik site gives information […]

Dye Lessons

Educational lesson plans for teaching natural dyes in schools. […]

Information about Dyes and Color

Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, shibori, koolaid, jello dyes, batik other dye methods. […]

Dye Supplies and Recipes

Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, mordants- […]

Crockpot Dyes

How to dye yarn in a slow cooker. […]

Black Bean Dye Recipe

I had heard that it was possible to dye yarns using black beans but have never tried it before so last week when I went grocery shopping I looked for some. I purchased a 500 gram bag of Turtle Black Beans from my local Waitrose grocery store.

I placed all of the beans into […]

Madder dye

During winter months, I tend to dye yarns mostly with acid based dyes because they are quick reacting and simple to work with. Now that it is spring and the sun is shining, I can again do some dye work outside so work more with natural plant dyes. Natural dye baths and mordants require […]

Madder Natural Dye Recipe

An organic dye recipe for dyeing yarn with Madder root. […]

Sandalwood Natural Dye Recipe

[pinit count=”horizontal” url=”http://www.allfiberarts.com/2012/blsandalwood.htm” image_url=”http://www.allfiberarts.com/library/graphics/dye/sandalwood.jpg” description=”Sandalwood dye recipe “] Red Sandalwood Pterocarpus antalinus Red Sandalwood comes for a tree native to India and Indonesia. The dyestuff is from the heartwood and yields oranges, browns and auburn shades of colour.

Time Required: 3 hours

Use clean, premordanted wool or yarn. Measure the sandalwood (200% WOG) […]

Osage Orange Dye Recipe

How to dye yarn with Osage orange organic dye […]

Logwood Natural Dye Recipe

How to dye yarn with logwood organic dye […]

How To Make a Solar Dye Oven

How to make a solar oven from cardboard boxes […]

Lichen Dyed Slippers - Knitting Pattern

Knitting pattern for slippers dyed with Lichen […]

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