|This silk fabric has been dyed with|
Logwood natural dye
This is a great technique for experimentation and can be used to decorate t-shirts, bedding, curtains and fabric ready for making into clothes. Following the instructions for your chosen dye will ensure that the colours remain wash fast.
Cold water Procion MX dyes are suitable for most natural fabrics and are made wash fast by the addition of soda ash. You must ensure that the fabric is prepared for dyeing by first washing out any dirt or grease which will resist the dye. Use a few drops of Synthrapol in warm water to wash the fabric and then rinse thoroughly. Follow this simple recipe to create your dye bath: