Tag Archives: botanicals

indigo dyed dress

This is the dress made from a fabric that was dyed and contact printed with botanicals and then pre-cut for a dress,  as described in last week’s post; “before and after“. This past weekend I assembled the dress that you see below. I love … Continue reading

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eco dyed 2013

This was last year work and there are some pieces that I didn’t share here on this blog. Thought I take this opportunity to do it before I get overwhelmed with other projects. *Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without … Continue reading

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weekly bundle: compost and earth dyeing

Compost and earth dyeing is an inexpensive and novel idea to utilize kitchen scraps and waste materials from our compost bin for natural dyeing. Some common items that will give color are: coffee grounds, tea leaves, carrot tops or skins, … Continue reading

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revamp old to new naturally: slip lingerie

I was removing some of the spent blooms of my pink hydrangeas and a thought came to mind. I was curious to know if this lovely pink color would be a good eco-print plant material for this project. I gathered enough of … Continue reading

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