This is the second part of my roundup of all the different natural dyes I have been experimenting on during the past year. The first part was about collecting yourself from the nature, but not ever...

Natural Dyeing: Colours from the Supermarket

This is the second part of my roundup of all the different natural dyes I have been experimenting on during the past year. The first part was about collecting yourself from the nature, but not ever...

Kristine Vejar, author of the recently released The Modern Natural Dyer, introduces us to plant-based (and in one case, bug-based!) natural dyes.

The Art of Natural Dyeing + 6 Colors to Start With

I think this is fascinating - it is very helpful to know about the mordant. And, maybe we should try the fig leaves! - - - Natural Dye Color Chart.

I think this is fascinating - it is very helpful to know about the mordant. And, maybe we should try the fig leaves!

Solar dye pots, genius.

solar natural dyeing - "New Solar pots are: Madder and Logwood, and Mullein with a copper mordant -made using copper piping and acetic acid. It is this which is dyeing the fibres turquoise at the moment!

For the Makers: How to Use Natural Dyes on Fabric                                                                                                                                                                                 More

For the Makers: How to Use Natural Dyes on Fabric - A college course I took included yarn dying with natural items. This is a great way to incorporate science into art!

The range of natural colors produced by my natural dye experiment! Find my crash course to natural dyes on A Beautiful Mess.

Colour // The range of natural colors produced by my natural dye experiment! Find my crash course to natural dyes on A Beautiful Mess.

Beautiful dyes can be created from your compost scraps. Learn how to dye with avocado pits!  Photo by @louisanickel

Dyeing with Avocado Pits

Natural Shades of Pink :: Dyeing cellulose fabric with Avocado Skins with Rebecca Desnos

How To: Make Your Own Natural Dyes (http://modernfarmer.com/2013/10/natural-dyes/) from Modern Farmer.

How To: Make Your Own Natural Dyes

How To: Make Your Own Natural Dyes - Modern Farmer // 4 wool, 1 tsp alum, 1 tsp cream of tartar, 4 oz red or yellow onion skins

My natural dye chart. Inspiration for my accessory designs.

A quite lovely natural dye chart from Jessika Cates. via her site Collective Individual. Love the chart.

Natural Dyeing With Coffee And Tea

Natural Dyeing With Coffee And Tea

Natural Dyeing with Flowers in the studio with NYC textile designer Cara Marie Piazza. Photographed by Sophia Moreno-Bunge. via Gardenista

Shopper's Diary: Natural Flower Dyes and Silk Scarves, from Cara Marie Piazza

Love this flower dyeing technique. Natural Dyeing with Flowers in the studio with NYC textile designer Cara Marie Piazza. Photographed by Sophia Moreno-Bunge. via Gardenista

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