Today I dye some wool with madder.
These handspun singles are part of a much bigger projects I'm working on to produce an 100% homegrown wardrobe. Fibreshed taken to the extreme
It's taking a lot longer than I expected, but so does knitting sweaters. Single stitches. Small steps... it all adds up
Isn't it pretty.
The video goes into details about the method I choose and why I wanted to stay away from the more scientific side of natural dyeing. Whatever happens, madder makes pretty colours. It was just a matter of finding out what it wanted to become.
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