This superb medium kit of 10 x 100% natural botanical and plant dyes have been carefully selected to give natural dyers the opportunity to try a range of dyes, mordants and dye assists. This pack includes an optional (please select the option with the book included when purchasing) brand new copy of the well known book "How to make and use Wild Colour by Jenny Dean which provides an excellent resource for using natural dyes, including types of mordants and assists, and general guidance on the art of natural dyeing. This resource is particularly useful for those trying natural dyeing for the first time.
This dye pack would make a fantastic present or gift for anyone interested in natural dyeing.
This natural dye pack includes 10 packs of plant dyes (each weighing 50g) including:
(Please note if you wish to select 10 dyes of your own choice, please message us and we can do this for you!)
Marigold (rich yellows)
Madder (pinks, dark pinks, reds & terracotta)
Pomegranate (greens, pastels, pinks)
Onion Peel (various shades of orangy browns, tans and light browns)
Henna (browny red)
Turmeric (mustard/goldy yellow shades)
Sappanwood (pinky reds)
Sandalwood (warm browny red)
Alkanet (violet to silver grey)
Annatto Orange (rich sweet orange colour)
It also contains 50g ALUM, 50g Symplocos (natural Plant ALUM), 50g Aluminium Acetate, 25g calcium carbonate, 25g Iron Sulphate, 25g Copper Sulphate.
We will also send you an electronic pdf copy of the Wonky Weaver Beginners Guide to Natural Dyes worth £3.50.
All our dyes are of high quality, eco-friendly and degradable and from ethical sources.