Experiments in Natural Dyeing: Turmeric

Linen Cotton
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Mordant Dye
  • 1 Tbsp Pickling Alum
  • 1 Tbsp Cream of Tartar
  • 1/2 gallon tap water
  • 25g (1 oz) ground turmeric

Heat to light boil. Add mordant and fibers. Simmer 1/2 hour. Allow fibers to cool in dye-bath. Rinse.

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