This is the second article in a series on planning your natural dye garden. Part one was an overview of the colours in the natural dye palette and listed the three primary colours and their prime ... Read More about How to Plan a Dye Garden Part Two: Plants for Yellow
Latest from the Blog
Through January and February, seed catalogues arrive, and people, myself among them, take pleasure in planning the summer's garden. For me, one of the attractions of garden planning is natural dyes. ... Read More about How To Plan A Dye Garden Part One: The Colour Palette.
I became interested in sustainable clothing in grade eight, when I did a science fair project on natural indigo. What I discovered made me not even want to drink Kool-Aid. The dyes used in food ... Read More about 5 Tips for Sustainable Clothing
Natural Dyes for winter use Some of you are planning your natural dye garden now. Did you know that you do not have to wait for spring? You can find natural dye materials right now in the dead of ... Read More about Colour Secrets from the Winter Woods
How to get repeatable colours with natural dyes Natural dyes are beautiful, sustainable, renewable. Each natural dye is made up of many different colour molecules which give natural dyes their ... Read More about If it aint written down it didn’t happen! Keeping a dye journal for repeatable colour