CGoW Competition : Spinning & Dyeing 2011

Dyeing

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Dyeing
Materials : Mohair tops handspun, Pecan nut shells. Description : Pink brown colour obtained - Mohair takes more colour than Corriedale. Inspiration : Stash. Technique : Pecan shells boiled one hour, unmordanted Mohair wetted and boiled one hour, left to soak overnight. Materials used : Corriedale handspun from fleece, pecan nut shells. Description : dyed together with Mohair to see which takes more colour. Inspiration : Stash. Technique : As for Mohair - Corriedale also unmordanted - Natalie Geard
Posted on July 24, 2011