Natural Dyes?

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Re: Natural Dyes?

Postby Colin Middleton » Wed Nov 25, 2015 1:17 pm

Be careful growing wode. My wife out some in the front, then after a few years decided that she didn't want it and pulled it out. It took another 4 years of pulling I out to be rid of it.


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Re: Natural Dyes?

Postby FionaDowson » Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:42 pm

Nettles will yield a dirty green, most things will yellow. The expert is Jenny Dean. www.jennydean.co.uk. You could join the Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.They have an on line group. You may learn more than you really want to know :)



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Re: Natural Dyes?

Postby FionaDowson » Wed May 24, 2017 1:40 pm

Nettles give a dirty green and are really easy to obtain. Also makes really good nutirent for the garden




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