MORDANT MONDAY: Can A Cold Water Mordant Deepen Colors?

We get mordant questions all the time at Botanical Colors so why not create Mordant Monday??? Got mordanting questions? Email [email protected] YOU ASKED: I recently purchased some aluminum triformate from you all.  I tried the aluminum triformate using it at 10% WOF hoping to get the strongest results possible. So far I have only the aluminum sulfate to compare it to.  It seems the aluminum sulfate samples are much darker, especially the reds, although I am not finished with all the colors.   I am wondering if this is typically the case? Is there anything you would suggest to coax … Read more