Colouring with Kitchen Scraps: Creating Natural Dyes at Home
Dye your clothes with your compost! Mimi Audellynn of Potpourri offers a baseline educational resource covering the need-to-know basics of creating natural dyes with food waste & other plant-based materials to spruce up your wardrobe and bring life to old textiles.
We cover everything from the history of natural dyes, to plant sources and the colours they create, to the in-depth DIY process of creating and using dyes at home.
- a full step-by-step guide on how to create dyes & use them on your textiles
- a list of plant material & the colours they produce
- an in-depth overview of important terms & processes
- tips & tricks on how to optimize &/or alter colour outcomes