Use vegetables and fruits to make these nontoxic natural dyes. Mordants/fixatives used: For fruit dyes, simmer the fabric in cup salt and 4 cups water. For vegetable dyes, simmer in one cup vinegar and four cups water.
Extracting natural blue pigment from the leaves of the Woad plant. The pigment has traditionally been used to dye wool but it can also be used in naturally colouring soap. ** Latin name = Isatis Tinctoria ** French name = pastel des teinturiers **
Tie Dye your summer with one of these cool spiral tie dye shirt ideas. The way you dye you spiral creates a different tie dye pattern/affect like shown. Try these easy techniques for your next tie d (Cool Summer Diys)