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How To Make an Alum Mordant

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Natural Dyes and Recipes

Dye recipes, and projects for the natural and organic dyer [...]

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

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) into a small dish. Add alcohol to cover [...]

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 [...]

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Lichen Dyed Slippers - Knitting Pattern

Knitting pattern for slippers dyed with Lichen [...]

Print Making with Fungi Dyes

Fabrics can be printed with fungi and natural dyes. [...]

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