Handwoven Hemp-Cotton Ticking

Handwoven Hemp-Cotton Ticking Here’s another treasure: handwoven hemp-cotton ticking. This is a heavy, durable fabric that was used to make mattresses and cushions, grain sacks and woven to last for...

Handwoven Hemp Grain Sack Fabric Irregulars

We have handwoven hemp grain sack fabric irregulars on sale! We have a fabulous, heavyweight handwoven hemp grain sack fabric that is longing for the dyepot, or to be a...

Handwoven Hemp Grain Sack Fabric

...heavy-duty fabrics, hand spun and handwoven from hemp grown and processed locally. This type of fabric is no longer being produced. The handwoven hemp grain sack fabric has been washed...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: Dyeing With Fugitive Color and Pre-Making Dye Extracts

...pre-making dye extracts for a later date. I am trying to dye organic bamboo hemp cotton jersey and fleece with blue berries and avocados. Yet I am having trouble with...

How-To Use Iron Powder (Ferrous Sulfate)

...shade you desire. Cotton, linen and hemp will tolerate higher dye bath temperatures, and you can bring those to 180°F (82°C) for darker shades. Notes • Protein fibers (wool, silk,...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

...commissioned me with a very challenging job. I am to dye with madder extract some organic, unbleached, non-woven hemp panels for an art show. I am thinking of the best...

Frequently Asked Questions About Aquarelle Liquid Natural Dyes

...hemp, bamboo, Tencel, except for the Liquid Indigo, which works best on protein fibers. On cellulose fibers, the Liquid Indigo is a very light sky blue and is not recommended....

Tips For Pokeberry Dyeing on Wool

...lighter color than wool. Pokeberry does not work well on cotton, hemp, linen or other plant fibers. 4. The color seems to work best if you soak the wool in...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

...soft hand on fine wools with tannin dye as well. Please note that this is not a vegetarian product. I am planning on mordanting hemp/organic cotton blend fabric in tannin...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

...to dye cotton and hemp fabric. I am not able to get intense colors. Thanks for any pointers you can give! There are a few techniques to create variegation on...