How to Make Mordants for Natural Dyes - DIY - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Making natural tannins and mordants for dyeing
Make Your Own Iron Mordant Solution on Mother Earth News at http://www.motherearthnews.com/diy/iron-mordant-solution-ze0z1312zbla.aspx?newsletter=1&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=DIY%20eNews&utm_campaign=01.08.13%20DIY
This mordant recipe is useful for incorporating both powdered alum and iron. Most recipes in this book call for alum. However, several recip...
Mordanting cotton | Wild Colours natural dyes
the MAIWA BLOG: Natural Dyes - Mordants Part 2
// Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.
The importance of THINKING for a natural dyer-a brilliant article about mordants.
Mordanting fabric with plain soy milk [one part to five parts water] and 1/4 cup baking soda to one liter of water. Dip and dry several times in each mordant. Time consuming but not using chemicals. | Cassandra Tondro Green Art Blog