Natural Dyes

  • Alkanet Root

    38.57
    Roots from the plant Alkanna tinctoria; also known
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  • Aluminum Acetate

    55.10
    An alternative mordant to Alum.  Often used a
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  • Annatto Seeds

    32.14
    Annatto is a spice and a natural color that is der
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  • Brazilwood Extract

    108.36
    Dating back to the 12th century, extract from the
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  • Brazilwood Powder

    73.43
    Dating back to the 12th century, pigments from the
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  • Chestnut Extract

    36.73
    Chestnut (Castanea sativa) is a native to Southern
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  • Cochineal Bugs

    33.02
    The Cochineal bug is found in desert locations in
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  • Cochineal Extract

    78.98
    Cochineal (Dactylopius coccus) is a scale insect t
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  • Copper Sulfate

    14.69
    It can be used as both an after-bath to adjust an
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  • Cutch Extract

    23.88
    The best variety of cutch (Acacia catechu) is comm
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  • Loom and Doom

    29.35
    Loom and Doom: A Weaving Mystery Author: Car
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Natural Dyes

Natural dyes are colorants derived from plants, insects, minerals, or fungi.  Natural dyes have a beauty and depth of color that cannot quite be obtained with synthetic dyes. Chemical colors tend to be harder and sharper and so need to be carefully color matched while it is often said that the warm, soothing naturally dyed colors display harmony in any combination and become even more beautiful with age.

Discover our impressive selection of natural dyes for sale! We offer high-quality fiber and yarn dyes in a variety of colors.

Click here for a full description of what plants produce which colors and the different types of mordants.

If you don't find exactly what you want, or would like a product recommendation, please call the shop directly at 800-441-9665 or contact us for assistance.