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Another natural dye tutorial. This one has really good recipes for color fixatives.

A natural dye tutorial. This one has really good recipes for color fixatives. I'm using this for my old bath towel quilt (actually it will be a new beach towel quilt) lol

A great pictorial list of natural dye souces: comprehensive list includes 168 plants you can use for dyeing.

A great pictorial list of natural dye souces: comprehensive list includes 168 plants you can use for dyeing.

Tibetans use the liquor from boiled rhubarb leaves as natural mordant that works best with animal fibres.    Apparently, a pound of rhubarb leaves can mordant several pounds of fibre. Make sure you boil the leaves in a well-ventilated area, as the fumes can cause problems, and note that rhubarb leaves contain oxalic acid, which is a poison, and should not be eaten.

Rhubarb leaves as a mordant when using plant dyes - loads of info on dying naturally

How to grow and harvest madder; whole site is a treasure trove for dyeing with natural dyes

How to grow and harvest madder; whole site is a treasure trove for dyeing with natural dyes.loads of really good info for using natural dyes.

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