Red Sandalwood comes for a tree native to India and Indonesia. The dyestuff is from the heartwood and yields oranges, browns and auburn shades of colour.… Read more...
Osage Orange Natural Dye
Osage Orange comes from a tree native to Arkansas and Texas. Its wood makes a clear lemon yellow dye.… Read more...
Logwood Natural Dye
Logwood comes from a tree native to the West Indies and the Yucatan Peninsula. The heartwood yields a dye that gives pinks, blues, purples and greens depending on the mordants.… Read more...
A natural dye plant that gives reds, purples, and pinks and corals.. Brazilwood can be obtained from several trees: Haematoxylum brasiletta, Caesalpinia sappan, C.… Read more...
A Tin (stannous chloride) mordant can be used to obtain different colour variations than Alum (another commonly used mordant for natural dyeing.… Read more...
Rhubarb leaves contain oxalic acid, a poisonous substance, but it can be used as a mordant.
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