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Natural Dyes

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  • Sumac

    $14.99
    Almost all parts of a sumac plant can be used for
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  • Symplocos Leaf Powder

    $24.99
    A natural alternative mordant to alum.  Sourc
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  • Tannin Extract

    $15.00
    Tannin extract comes from gallnuts, which contain
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  • Tara Powder

    $9.50
    Tara Powder is a natural source of tannins extract
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  • Walnut Hulls - Powdered

    $3.50
    Black walnut (Juglans nigra) is a common source of
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  • Wattle Extract

    $29.00
    Native to Australia, the Black Acacia (Acacia mear
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  • Weld Extract

    $10.00
    Weld (Reseda luteola) produces a vibrant yellow co
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  • Woad Powder

    $26.40
    Woad is often used in combination with indigo, to
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Natural Dyes

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.

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

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