Tag Archive: Dyeing

Second life with new color

Last week was a little warmer, so I decided to do some natural dyeing. Dry and warm weather means I can work outside (and make less mess indoors…). I had some samples from… I don’t know how long ago, of… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Fibre Art

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updating…

{ES, abajo}   Well, must be a first… I haven’t posted anything here for a while. Or checked other blogs. It’s getting increasingly difficult to sit up without feeling the complains from the resident inside of moi… just about 6… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Felt, Spinning

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Ocean colours

The dye pots are on… silk comes out looking like the ocean. El fuego prendido y las ollas con tintura calientes. La seda sale con color a mar…

Dyeing, Fibre Art

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Working with the patagonian wool – Trabajando con la lana patagónica

And I started to work with the wool I bought some days ago.  I even felted with cold water and almost no soap (warm water and soap are the basic elements needed for felting…and the wool obviously!) and the results… (READ MORE)

Argentina-Diario Patagónico, Fibre Art

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Hand dyed and hand spun

Remember a while back I had a couple of posts on my dyeing adventures ? And I had selected some fibres to spin during a weekend… Well, I don’ t know about you but week after week have gone by… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Fibre Art, Spinning

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Hand dyed Fibres

Hand dyed Fibres Originally uploaded by Marian Florcita This is what I’ ve been up to: dyeing wool, cotton, silk and bamboo. Last week a friend called me because she was going to dye some stuff for her kids and… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Fibre Art

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List of vegetables for dyeing

Looking a bit more into this dyeing business, I found a list of vegetables with the possible colors one can get from them. The method itself, was the same. So here: Light Purple: small quantity of grape juiceViolet blue: red… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Tips

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How to dye wool with veggies-Tutorial

I’ve been meaning to do this for a while but I was always a bit scared, not sure of proportions and the rest. I read words like alum and creme of tartar…and froze not knowing precisely what that was (and… (READ MORE)

Dyeing, Tips

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