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JamyKate
« on: August 22, 2007 10:04:11 AM »

My spinning group had a dyeing day on Monday and here are my mini skeins:



From memory, we used logwood, oregano, annatto, huckleberries, mugure, brazilwood, fustic, griselinia, goldenrod and walnut.

I wasn't involved in the prep of the dye baths, so I can only guess that they added alum as the fixing agent to most of them.



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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2007 10:30:10 AM »

Wow, I am so in the "I want" zone...
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2007 10:41:35 AM »

Those colors are beautiful!  I want to try dyeing but it seems so daunting Undecided.
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2007 10:14:16 PM »

I love the softness of the colors.
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« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2007 07:54:33 AM »

I love natural dying and Dharma trading co has some great prices on natural dyes so I just picked up a bunch.
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« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2007 05:31:53 PM »

Wow, I love those colors!  The range you can get with natural dyes is amazing.
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