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FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Why you can’t get a deep blue and color shifting madder to be more red

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Coaxing madder root to be more red and more mordanting questions…

Unity Outfitters Creates Naturally Dyed Intimate Apparel

Unity Outfitters was founded by Katina Gad based on the belief that what we put on our bodies matters as much as what we put in our bodies. With a recent collection launched on Kickstarter using Botanical Colors’ dyes, Gad is looking for support to produce her bras, bralettes, panties, and slip dresses that are […]

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Darkening walnut with iron and insects used to dye fabrics

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Info to make a dried indigo leaf vat and wait, can you use indigo for hair and soaps??

Field Wonderful’s Allison Lutes Trys Fresh Indigo Leaf Dyeing

You never know what people can and will do with the recipes and dyes we have for sale on the Botanical Colors site. When we saw what Allison Lutes (@fieldwonderful on Instagram), did with John Marshall’s “How To  Dye With Fresh Indigo”all we wanted to do was dye for days.