Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing

All the information ever needed to extract dyestuffs from common trees, flowers, lichens, and weeds to create beautifully dyed materials. The heart of the book is 52 recipes for dyes made from natural, easily obtained dyestuffs.

Author: Rita J. Adrosko

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486156095

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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All the information ever needed to extract dyestuffs from common trees, flowers, lichens, and weeds to create beautifully dyed materials. The heart of the book is 52 recipes for dyes made from natural, easily obtained dyestuffs.

Natural Color

Organized by season, Natural Color is a beautifully photographed guide to the full range of plant dyes available, drawn from commonly found fruits, flowers, trees, and herbs, with accompanying projects.

Author: Sasha Duerr

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 1607749378

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

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A beautiful book of seasonal projects for using the brilliant spectrum of colors derived from plants to naturally dye your clothing and home textiles. Organized by season, Natural Color is a beautifully photographed guide to the full range of plant dyes available, drawn from commonly found fruits, flowers, trees, and herbs, with accompanying projects. Using sustainable methods and artisinal techniques, designer, artist, and professor Sasha Duerr details achievable ways to apply these limitless color possibilities to your home and wardrobe. Whether you are new to dyeing or more practiced, Duerr's clear and simple ingredients lists, step-by-step instructions, and detailed breakouts on techniques such as shibori, dip-dye, and block printing will ensure beautiful results. With recipes to dye everything from dresses and sweaters to rugs and napkins, Natural Color will inspire fashion enthusiasts, home decorators, textile lovers, and everyone else who wants to bring more color into their life.

Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing

Author: Rita J. Adrosko

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

Page: 154

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Home Dyeing with Natural Dyes

The publication reports the results of tests on about 65 natural dye materials when used for dyeing cotton and wool cloth.

Author: Margaret Smith Furry

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Category: Agriculture

Page: 36

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The publication reports the results of tests on about 65 natural dye materials when used for dyeing cotton and wool cloth. Most of the dyes studied are of vegetable origin. In fact the terms natural and vegetable dyes are often used interchangeably though a few, such as cochineal, are of animal origin and iron buff and some others are developed from mineral pigments.

Natural Dyeing for Beginners

Natural Dyeing for Beginners is a complete resource for novices and experienced artists seeking to expand their knowledge in creating and using colors.This book can be guide for you, a gift for friends and family, or an enhancement to your ...

Author: Deco Ulisse

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN:

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Page: 58

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Natural dyes give fabrics a beauty and subtlety of their own and natural dyeing is easy, fun and lucrative across the globe. Natural Dyeing for Beginners enlightens you on transforming plants into dyes as well as the techniques to successfully color your yarn and fabric at home. The process of extracting dyes from plants can help you reconnect with nature and develop your creativity. The interesting thing about natural dyeing is that you can quickly source the materials from your natural environment. This complete guide shows you easy ways to create and use natural dyes from different species of plants and natural dyestuffs. It also provides you with the recent information on existing environmentally friendly dyeing methods.Inside this explanatory guide, you will find detailed information on creating consistent, long-lasting color. Required equipment, selecting fibers and plant parts, choosing the correct methods for mordanting and dyeing, test color modifiers, and more are discussed in details. Natural Dyeing for Beginners is a complete resource for novices and experienced artists seeking to expand their knowledge in creating and using colors.This book can be guide for you, a gift for friends and family, or an enhancement to your knowledge in the world of natural dyeing.

Natural Dyes for Home Dyeing

Author: United States. Department of Agriculture. Press Service

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

Page: 4

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Home Dyeing with Natural Dyes

Author: United States. Department of Agriculture

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

Page: 36

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Dyes from Nature

Focusing on the sources of dyes that grow wild, or are suitable for cultivation, in Northern Europe, this book explores the versatility, practical uses and environmentally safe applications of natural dyes, while at the same time delving ...

Author: Riikka Raisanen

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ISBN: 9781909492462

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Page: 289

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* A chemical and botanical investigation into dyes from natural sources used through history * This book explores the many uses and the environmentally safe application of natural dye From plants to insects, natural dyes have been used since before recorded history. This book examines the possibilities offered by natural dyes, such as staining and fabric patterning. This work focuses on the sources of dyes that can grow wild in Finland, or are suitable for cultivation in the southern regions. The reader is presented with color dyes from different sources and provides guidance for dyeing and textile painting. Traditionally connected to small-scale craftsmanship, natural dyes can now can take advantage of industrial-scale production. This book discusses the wide range of natural properties of dyes substances, as well as their environmental friendliness and UV protection.

The Craft of Natural Dyeing

Expert dyer Jenny Dean shows you how to dye at home using simple equipment.

Author: Jenny Dean

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9780855327446

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 297

The glowing yellow of goldenrod, the warm brown of walnut shells, the pale green of birch leaves ... all the colors of nature delight the eye. To create an infinite variety of beautiful natural colors on wool, silk, cotton and other yarns and materials you can use a host of flowers, leaves, barks and roots, from dahlias and safflower to onion skins and turmeric. Expert dyer Jenny Dean shows you how to dye at home using simple equipment. There is helpful advice on the mordanting process that will fix the color, and guidance on light-fastness, plus instructions on how to use traditional dyestuffs such as color, indigo, weld and madder. For the true enthusiast, there is a chapter on growing one's own dye plants, but even the first-time dyer will be captivated by the rich effects obtainable in the world of natural color.

The Modern Natural Dyer

"Vejar shares the most user-friendly techniques for dyeing at home with foraged and garden-raised dyestuffs as well as with natural dye extracts.

Author: Kristine Vejar

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori and Chang

ISBN: 9781617691751

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

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Thousands of natural materials can produce glorious color--the insect cochineal produces pink, maroon, and purple, and more than 500 species of plants produce indigo blue. Now, in The Modern Natural Dyer, expert Kristine Vejar shares the most user-friendly techniques for dyeing yarn, fabric, and finished goods at home with foraged and garden-raised dyestuffs as well as with convenient natural dye extracts. Demystifying the "magic," Vejar explains in explicit, easy-to-follow detail how to produce consistent, long-lasting color. With stunning photography of the dyes themselves, the dyeing process, and 20 projects for home and wardrobe (some to knit, some to sew, and some just a matter of submerging a finished piece in a prepared bath), The Modern Natural Dyer is a complete resource for aspiring and experienced dye artisans.

Home Dyeing With Natural Dyes

This is a reproduction of the original artefact. Generally these books are created from careful scans of the original. This allows us to preserve the book accurately and present it in the way the author intended.

Author: Margaret Smith Furry

Publisher: Hardpress Publishing

ISBN: 9780371000182

Category: History

Page: 46

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This is a reproduction of the original artefact. Generally these books are created from careful scans of the original. This allows us to preserve the book accurately and present it in the way the author intended. Since the original versions are generally quite old, there may occasionally be certain imperfections within these reproductions. We're happy to make these classics available again for future generations to enjoy!

Natural Dyeing for Beginners

This book can be guide for you, a gift for friends and family, or an enhancement to your knowledge in the world of natural dyeing. Click the BUY NOW button to get started!

Author: Laura K Courtney

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Page: 154

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Discover the Joys of Hand Dyeing your Fabric and Yarn at Home Natural dyes give fabrics a beauty and subtlety of their own and natural dyeing is easy, fun and lucrative across the globe. The Natural Dyeing for Beginners enlightens you on transforming plants into dyes as well as the techniques to successfully color your yarn and fabric at home. The process of extracting dyes from plants can help you reconnect with nature and develop your creativity. The interesting thing about natural dyeing is that you can quickly source the materials from your natural environment. This complete guide shows you easy ways to create and use natural dyes from different species of plants and natural dyestuffs. It also provides you with the recent information on existing environmentally friendly dyeing methods. Inside this explanatory guide, you will find detailed information on creating consistent, long-lasting color. Required equipment, selecting fibers and plant parts, choosing the correct methods for mordanting and dyeing, test color modifiers, and more are discussed in details. The Natural Dyeing for Beginners is a complete resource for novices and experienced artists seeking to expand their knowledge in creating and using colors. This book can be guide for you, a gift for friends and family, or an enhancement to your knowledge in the world of natural dyeing. Click the BUY NOW button to get started!

Home Dyeing with Natural Dyes

Author: Rita J. Adrosko

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Natural Dyes in the United States

The second part is devoted to dye recipes and is a revision of the United States Department of Agriculture Miscellaneous Publication No. 230 "Home dyeing with natural dyes" by Margaret S. Furry and Bess M. Viemont.

Author: Rita J. Adrosko

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Category: BOTANICA.

Page: 160

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The second part is devoted to dye recipes and is a revision of the United States Department of Agriculture Miscellaneous Publication No. 230 "Home dyeing with natural dyes" by Margaret S. Furry and Bess M. Viemont.

Home Dyeing with Natural Dyes

Author: Margaret Smith Furry

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

Page: 36

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Home Dyeing With Natural Dyes Classic Reprint

About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

Author: Margaret Smith Furry

Publisher: Forgotten Books

ISBN: 9781333871543

Category: House & Home

Page: 46

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Excerpt from Home Dyeing With Natural Dyes The chestnut oak is native to the eastern part Of the United States from Maine to Alabama. On wool, chestnut-oak bark produces a dark yellow-tan which has fair fastness to light and good fastness to washing, and a light brown which has good color fastness. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

NATURAL DYES AND HOME DYING FORMERLY TITLED NATURAL DYES IN THE UNITED STATES

Author: RITA J. ADROSKO

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Home Dyeing with Natural Dyes

Author: Margaret Smith Furry

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

Page: 36

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Color and dyeing

HOME DYEING WITH NATURAL DYES " The use of natural dyes has special
interest to many craftsmen , and it is taken up in many books , booklets and
articles that are available from the Craft and Hobby Book Service . There is one
reference ...

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Amish Quilt

Home dyed ” or “ natural colors ” are terms frequently applied to the fabrics found
in early Amish quilts . ... the practice of home - dyeing textiles with natural dyes
was a craft virtually forgotten by Amish women by the time they began making ...

Author: Eve Granick

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 192

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Comprehensive in its treatment of the Amish quilt, this authoritative work's topics include the origin and beliefs of the Amish; the Amish and Pennsylvania Dutch culture; historical development of the Amish qui