Natural Dyes

Weld cut [100g]

£6.00 inc. VAT

Reseda luteola

One of the oldest dyes in use.

This Natural Dye produces a Strong yellow colour.

Over dye with Woad for the traditional Lincoln Green colour.

An Alum mordant is required for protein fibres.

A tannin and Alum mordant are required for all cellulose fibres.

Not food safe, so please do not make a drink with this dye.

The picture shows wool which has been mordanted with alum, then dyed with weld.

The left-hand skein shows how all the skeins originally came out of the dye pot. The other three were each dipped into a different modifier bath for approximately 10 minutes. From left-to-right these modifier baths were Citric Acid, Copper and Iron.

12 in stock

SKU B00-ND-041 Category

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